1. Resources Home
  2. High School
  3. Understanding the world
  4. People and communities
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
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
Halloween Activities

Halloween Activities

Buy all sorts of spooky fun for Halloween. A big quiz in slideshow and printable format, scary pictures to inspire art and creative writing activities, colouring sheets, masks to colour and cut out, mental maths with a scary twist and a word search. We hope you're happy with your purchase. Happy Halloween!
StartEducation
Why is voting so important? FULL LESSON! #Differentiated #ReadyToGo

Why is voting so important? FULL LESSON! #Differentiated #ReadyToGo

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback. ***** FOLLOW @AllRoundRes, to stay up-to-date with the latest resources and news! ***** #GetYourLearnOn #AskAllRes I created this resource for Year 9 RE, but it could be used for PSHEC/Citizenship for all levels. The lesson focuses on why voting is important. Ready to go and fully adaptable! Includes fully differentiated Lesson Objectives/Outcomes based on Bloom’s Taxonomy; allowing students to take charge of their learning by focusing on what they want to achieve by the end of the lesson. Includes, a mock vote activity, politician match-up activity, where students learn who all the main UK politicians are and what they do. Understand key UK political buildings, and a HMWK activity, which can be used to form a display. As students, enter the classroom, there is a ‘Entrance Ticket’ Activity/DO IT NOW! Which they should do to prepare for their learning, letting them begin to think about what is voting and why it is important. *************************************************************************************** If you have any queries, questions or concerns, then please email allroundresources@gmail.com or alternatively write a comment describing your needs, where I will be happy to help! ***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****
AllRoundResources
HALLOWEEN QUIZ 2017. Slideshow and printable formats included.

HALLOWEEN QUIZ 2017. Slideshow and printable formats included.

Why not buy 40 slide illustrated quiz which can be shown as a slideshow. Each question and answer has it's own slide. Questions are also provided on one printable sheet so that you have a choice of formats. Free for new buyers with code OUTSTANDINGOCT. An ideal form time activity in the week running up to the half term holiday. Questions vary in difficulty. Suitable for Junior and Middle school. Answers included in both the slideshow and the printable document. We hope that you are happy with this purchase. Happy Halloween!
StartEducation
Christianity: Parable of the Lost Sheep Jigsaw Puzzles

Christianity: Parable of the Lost Sheep Jigsaw Puzzles

Regardless of their age, all students love a puzzle - learning and fun at the same time! Motivate and enthuse your students with these five differentiated jigsaw puzzles which have the advantage of combining learning about the parable of ‘The Lost Sheep’ with the enjoyment of playing. Differentiation All your students can benefit from this resource. There are five jigsaw puzzles included (1 text puzzle and 4 image puzzles) which are of different levels of difficulty to help all students to achieve the learning objectives. Ask pupils to pick one which they are most comfortable with. When and how to use this resource The puzzles are suitable to be used as part of the lesson ‘The Lost Sheep’ during class activities, for revision or as a stand-alone activity. Pupils can work on them individually, in pairs or in mixed-ability groups. All you need to do is to print off the puzzle (as many copies as you need), laminate them for durability, cut them out carefully to ensure close matching and finally, put the pieces in envelopes. Each jigsaw puzzle is numbered-coded for organisational convenience. Please be aware that both image puzzles are graphic heavy and will require a colour printer and lots of ink! At the end of this topic you can celebrate pupils’ success with this Certificate. ********************************************************************************** This resource contains: ✶ Cover ✶ Preview ✶ Teacher Notes (including learning objectives, ways of differentiating, detailed instructions on how and when to use this resource, the benefits of using a jigsaw puzzle and printing tips) ✶ Numbered-coded text puzzle (8 pages) ✶ Numbered-coded image puzzle 1 (8 pages) ✶ Numbered-coded image puzzle 2 (8 pages) ✶ Numbered-coded image puzzle 3 (8 pages) ✶ Numbered-coded image puzzle 4 (8 pages) ✶ TOU/Credits Page Count: 47 ********************************************************************************** Related Resources All puzzles **********************************************************************************
Think_About_It
Cunning Tortoise-Spanish

Cunning Tortoise-Spanish

In African mythology/ fables the Tortoise is endowed with wit and cunning. The Tortoise with the use of this wit and ingenuity outwits rivals - be they animals or humans. The Tortoise however demonstrates in fable after fable that cunning when combined with greed only leads to humiliation and self ridicule. The fable has been published in English and Spanish (Two crucial universal languages) and can be used to celebrate Black History month and further advance young people’s knowledge of the Spanish Language in a way that is engaging, enjoyable and Interesting.
deltamariabooks
Cunning Tortoise-French

Cunning Tortoise-French

In African mythology/fables the Tortoise is endowed with wit and cunning. The Tortoise with the use of this wit and ingenuity outwits rivals - be they animals or humans. The Tortoise however demonstrates in fable after fable that cunning when combined with greed only leads to humiliation and self ridicule. The fable has been published in English and French (Two crucial universal languages) and can be used to celebrate Black History month and further advance young people’s knowledge of the French Language in a way that is engaging, enjoyable and Interesting.
deltamariabooks
Black History Month Assembly/Lesson

Black History Month Assembly/Lesson

Resource about Black History Month. Was written for a tutor assembly and comes with a script but could be used as part of a lesson. Contains the following: 1. Information about Black History Month (why it is celebrated) 2. Guess Who (guess the famous black civil rights activists) 3. Information and video link looking at NFL players and their refusal to stand for their National Anthem 4. Contributions and success of black people across the world 5. A spotlight on Serena Williams and link to YouTube video where she quotes and inspiring poem
watters_michaela