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Student Lawyers: Criminal Court Cases with PowerPoint CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1

Student Lawyers: Criminal Court Cases with PowerPoint CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1

Product Description Students will get the opportunity to be lawyers and prosecute or defend an accused person in a criminal trial (11 total). Each group will consist of 2 lawyers (prosecuting and defending), and an accused person. The teacher will act as the judge and guide the jury as they vote on the verdict. The majority vote determines the verdict. This unit includes court brief handouts, directions, and PowerPoint explaining how the cases will proceed. Visit my store for much more helpful and free stuff! Standards: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1 Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1.A Introduce claim(s), acknowledge and distinguish the claim(s) from alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1.B Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1.C Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among claim(s), counterclaims, reasons, and evidence. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1.D Establish and maintain a formal style. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.8.1.E Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented. This lesson is student-centered meaning: --it allows you to become a facilitator --happier teachers --happier students --happier administrators
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Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts narrate the life and work of a number of notable individuals from the world of politics, science and arts. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, character match and definitions matching exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
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Special Days - This Day In History - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - BUNDLE!

Special Days - This Day In History - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - BUNDLE!

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts describe different "Special Days" like Mother's Day and Freedom of Information Day giving a historical background to how this day came to be celebrated! After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
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Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts describe the origins of slavery in South America, the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement as well as Martin Luther King's life and work. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
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THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text gives an account of the fight against the "separate but equal" doctrine in the post-slavery S.America. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including 10 comprehension questions, 10True or False exercises and an in class discussion. This informational tect can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
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Crime & Deviance (20 Lessons) WJEC / EDUQAS [ GCSE Sociology ]

Crime & Deviance (20 Lessons) WJEC / EDUQAS [ GCSE Sociology ]

This bundle contains 20 lessons for the 'Crime & Deviance' section of the new WJEC EDUQAS GCSE Sociology specification. This 20 lesson bundle was designed for the new WJEC EDUQAS specification (2017 onwards) - we have also released equivalent bundles for AQA Sociology which are available on TES. It is designed to be a self-contained, comprehensive and complete resource: everything a teacher/department need to teach the Crime & Deviance section of the course. Each lesson comes in a .Zip file, This file contains: -A detailed lesson plan: highlighting differentiation, AfL, key-words, SMSC and a timeline of learning activities (.pdf) -A premium quality PPT Show (fully animated) that covers the entire lesson (.ppsm & .ppsx formats) -Homework [-Most of the lessons include a worksheet (double-sided A4 or A3)] We take considerable time making the highest quality lessons and we believe these are the best GCSE Sociology resources money can buy, positive reviews are greatly appreciated. Our intention is to have the other units of the new GCSE Sociology course available by September so that none of you have to waste your holidays making resources! Feel free to contact us if you need additional resources creating: godwin86@gmail.com PS: Sociology GCSE Teachers' Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1786443641643898/ PLEASE NOTE: Minimum system requirements: 512MB RAM, 1.5ghz processor. Microsoft Office.
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New Research, Evidence & Statistics - Crime & Deviance - L11/20 [ WJEC EDUQAS GCSE Sociology] (X2)

New Research, Evidence & Statistics - Crime & Deviance - L11/20 [ WJEC EDUQAS GCSE Sociology] (X2)

Professionally designed for the new EDUQAS / WJEC Sociology GCSE specification (9-1) taught from September 2017. AQA equivalents are also available on TES. This is lesson 11 of our 20 lesson course for the 'Sociology of Crime & Deviance' section; it focusses on new research, data and evidence from a UK and Global perspective. This sessions utilise ONS, DoE and other statistical sources that students can use to enhance their work. The download includes a choice of two lessons to cover the material. Teachers can choose between two formats depending on their teaching style and the learning-style/needs of the students. You could also teach the two included approaches as two separate lessons to enhance learning. The download is also ideal if you are hoping for students to use and practice numeracy skills in your sociology class. The download includes: -A detailed lesson plan: highlighting differentiation, AfL, key-words, SMSC and a timeline of learning activities (.pdf) (x2) -2 x premium quality lessons, PPT Shows (fully animated) that allow for a choice of approaches (.ppsm & .ppsx formats) -A knowledge hunt file with detailed statistical information, graphs, official statistics and research (15+ A4 sides) (.pdf) -6 x A3 exam question planning group-work worksheets that ask students to connect statistical data to potential exam questions. -Images for a poster design task -Homework These lessons are designed around the new EDUQAS / WJEC specification, we take considerable time making the highest quality lessons. AQA equivalents are available on TES. Feel free to contact us if you need additional resources creating: godwin86@gmail.com Positive reviews warmly welcomed! PS: Sociology GCSE Teachers' Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1786443641643898/
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Essential Research - Crime & Deviance - L10/20 [ WJEC EDUQAS GCSE Sociology] Researchers Sociologist

Essential Research - Crime & Deviance - L10/20 [ WJEC EDUQAS GCSE Sociology] Researchers Sociologist

Professionally designed for the new EDUQAS / WJEC Sociology GCSE specification (9-1) taught from September 2017. AQA equivalents are also available on TES. This is lesson 10 of our 20 lesson course for the 'Crime & Deviance' section; it focuses on essential sociological researchers, research, and theorists. It can be purchased as a part of a complete 20 x lesson bundle (from June, 2017) The download includes: -A detailed lesson plan: highlighting differentiation, AfL, key-words, SMSC and a timeline of learning activities (.pdf) -A premium quality PPT Show (fully animated) that covers the entire lesson (.ppsm & .ppsx formats) -A double-sided A3 worksheet (see cover image for preview) -A knowledge hunt file with information to be used with the worksheet -Homework These lessons are designed around the new EDUQAS / WJEC specification, we take considerable time making the highest quality lessons. AQA equivalents are available on TES. Feel free to contact us if you need additional resources creating: godwin86@gmail.com Positive reviews warmly welcomed! PS: Sociology GCSE Teachers' Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1786443641643898/
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US President Richard Nixon Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

US President Richard Nixon Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

1 starter-style keyword wordsearches and 1 x factsheet handout Wordsearch include space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Factsheet handout includes key biographical information and suggested activities based on the information. Either could be use for a 10 minute or 1 hour activity with the extension work. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
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US President Lyndon B Johnson Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

US President Lyndon B Johnson Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

1 starter-style keyword wordsearches and 1 x factsheet handout Wordsearch include space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Factsheet handout includes key biographical information and suggested activities based on the information. Either could be use for a 10 minute or 1 hour activity with the extension work. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
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US President Gerald Ford Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

US President Gerald Ford Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

1 starter-style keyword wordsearches and 1 x factsheet handout Wordsearch include space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Factsheet handout includes key biographical information and suggested activities based on the information. Either could be use for a 10 minute or 1 hour activity with the extension work. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
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US President George W Bush Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

US President George W Bush Wordsearch & Factsheet Handout The USA United States of America

1 starter-style keyword wordsearches and 1 x factsheet handout Wordsearch include space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Factsheet handout includes key biographical information and suggested activities based on the information. Either could be use for a 10 minute or 1 hour activity with the extension work. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
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