Billings v Pearson
Introduction to Mock Trial
Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:
Students will be able to list and describe the order to trial and the intent behind each step by the end of this first week.
*Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal written with this downloadable guide -> SmartGoals Template for Educators
Students will conduct their first mock trial.
*Lesson objective written with this downloadable guide -> Writing Learning Objectives Guide
Mock Trial Google File:
Question 1 = Who is Francis Billings?
Question 2 = Who is Dr. Rodriguez?
Question 3 = What events transpired on MyFace.com?
As you walk into the classroom today you will notice the desks have been moved to match a standard Northern California Courtroom like the diagram below.
Team #1 Prosecution and Defense will go first today. They will take their positions in the court. The sign up sheets are below for reference.
Now we will go over the official scoring sheet.
PDF -> Mock Trial Scoring Sheet
Once Team #1 has completed their trial Team #2 will go.
Ticket Out the Door:
Downloadable PDF -> Ticket Out the Door
Downloadable PPT -> Ticket Out the Door