Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum
Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum
In this lesson created by the Constitutional Rights Foundation, students are given the option of selecting one of 21 trials from the period 1865 to 1993, writing a report about it based on a defined list of questions and a set of research tips, and making an interesting presentation about the case to the class... read more
This lesson, designed by JoEllen Ambrose, provides students with a list of 28 novels that are courtroom thrillers, or that feature a famous lawyer, judge, or particular aspect of the legal system. With the teacher’s permission students may also choose books that are not on the list. Students are expected to write a report using a defined format and participate in a Book Club discussion group... read more
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