Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing

Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
Monkey Business: Using Court Cases for Persuasive Writing
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Did you know that a monkey sued a photographer over the rights to a selfie? The monkey took the picture, so should he own the rights? What sort of implications would be created if he won?

"Monkey Business" uses high-interest, high-profile court cases involving monkeys to help students develop critical thinking skills as they learn to think and write like a lawyer! Students follow the same framework attorneys use for persuasive writing!

"Monkey Business" includes:
- Teacher's Guide
- PowerPoint Presentation
- DRAAW +C Printables
- Student Work Pages in both Microsoft Word and as editable PDFs
- Pre-make Braincandy Questions (Braincandy is a FREE online platform that allows students to take polls and share responses in real-time)

All resources are available for download AND as Google Docs.

"Monkey Business" provides a highly engaging-cross curricular learning experience to actively engage and excite the learners in your classroom! Easy to incorporate and adapt for all upper grade levels!
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14 pages
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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