Period 2 – Mock Trial Lesson Plan (5-1-2017)

Period 2 - Mock TrialTopic:

Cheeseburger Bills


Seventh Official Mock Trial Rounds

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

Students will be able to conduct to 90% 2 of 3 rounds of a mock trial with no coaching intervention.

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

Today’s Objective(s):

  • Students will write a trial brief addressing corporations food protection bills either in defense or in prosecution of.

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

Mock Trial Google File & Resources:

Resources -> Mock Trial Google Drive Link 

Practice Objections Game -> Objection ! Your Honor !

Practice Trial Game -> MAKING YOUR CASE


Warm Up:


1.IF your account is active then login to your chromebook and e-mail me at “My GAFE form is turned in”.

2.Make sure to type “GAFE FORM” into the subject line.

3.IF you account is not active then you NEED TO GET ANOTHER GAFE FORM FROM THE BACK TABLE.

4.This is now a 100 point assignment.


If you never turned in your GAFE internet usage form, that was handed out during first period before break, your account is still locked out. You need to go to the front office before school, during lunch, or after school to get another copy of the form, fill it out, and send it in. You are also welcome to download, print, and send in a copy using the link below->



Task #1 (Writing a Trial Brief)

Do to a lack of students showing up today, probably due to prom, we are not going to hold trial today. We are not going to stop being productive though. We are going to look at U.S. Cheeseburger bills. Download, save, and share the file below to

Assignment -> Trial Brief – (Case Name) – Your Name


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