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It's Always an education just reading the original document ~Jube

Mock Trials. Teachers can find lesson plans about law related education for the elementary, middle school and high school levels and information about mock trial competition at this site. Click on Napoleon Mock Trial for a lesson plan developed by Colin Welch, Chilliwack Senior Secondary School Chilliwack, B.C., Canada. The plan encourages students to judge the actions of Napoleon Bonaparte. Was he a great leader and patriot, or was he a power-hungry dictator?

Mock Trial: The Titanic The site was designed for teachers and students to participate in a mock trial involving the tragic story of the Titanic.  The Teacher's Guide will help prepare the class for the trial by covering such issues as Assignment of Roles, Timing of the Trial, Legal Issues and Skills.

The National Constitution Center created the Teacher Resources section to help teachers locate materials for teaching the Constitution and other civics-related topics to students of all ages. Teachers of elementary, middle, and high school will find lesson plans and ideas for a variety of classroom activities. In addition, we have provided links to other sites that offer valuable information for educators ~Dluckey.