Period 3 – Criminal Behavior Lesson Plan (12-5-2016)

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Topic:

Steps to Trial

Unit:

Introduction to Mock Trial

Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:

Students will be able to execute the steps to trial to 80% accuracy without teacher assistance in 3 of 4 trials.

*Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal written with this downloadable guide -> SmartGoals Template for Educators

Today’s Objective:

Students will be introduced to the steps in a jury trial.

*Lesson objective written with this downloadable guide -> Writing Learning Objectives Guide

Vocabulary/Concepts:

Mock Trial Skill – Cross Examination (V1)

Mock Trial Skill – Cross Examination (V2)

Mock Trial Skill – Direct Examination (v1)

Mock Trial Skill – Direct Examination (V2)

Mock Trial Skill – Giving Opening Argument (V1)

Mock Trial Skill – Giving Opening Argument (v2)

Objections Cheat Sheet (V1)

objections Cheat Sheet (V2)

Steps in a Jury Trial

Online Resources for Today:

Mr. Tyler’s Google Criminal Behavior Student Toolbox 

Agenda:

Warm Up:

Go to M.Socrative.com and enter room “A89559b4”

Results -> *sent to your individual student folders*

Task #1 (Introduction to Trial)

Step #1

Download the blank Cornell Note form below. Title this document as “Period # – Your Name – Steps to Trial”

Download -> Cornell Notes (V2)

Step #2

We are going to go over the basic roles in a trial.

Step #3

Next up we are going to take a look at some video clips to help us see what each of these roles and steps look like.

Task #2 (Introduction to the case of People v McGrew)

Step #1

Download the blank Cornell Note form below. Title this document as “Period # – Your Name – People v McGrew”

Download -> Cornell Notes (V2)

Step #2

Download the case files below to your Google account so you have access. Read over them both and determine which case you would like to work on and on which side (prosecution or defense).

Case Download -> People-v-McGrew

Case Download -> Columbia v Chris Archer (Criminal Case – Murder Charge)

Ticket Out the Door:

Downloadable PDF -> Ticket Out the Door

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