While originally geared towards simulating Small Claims court in Massachusetts, this assignment can be adapted for any state.
The objective of this simulation is: Working in partners, students will create a fictional small claims court case, write it up, fill out the appropriate forms, and attend small claims court in front of the class.
This assignment includes the guidelines, a ma.gov website to reference, and a grading rubric.
This assignment addresses the following MA Common Core Standards:
Writing Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects 6–12:
-WHST: 1 a, b, c, & d
-WHST 2 b & d
Small Claims Court Simulation
by Kristin McManus
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