ERIC Number: ED327462
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Justice: Mock Trials on Video. Curriculum for High School.
Seminole County Board of Public Instruction, Sanford, FL. Dept. of Curriculum Services.
Presenting suggested activities for high school teachers, this guide is to be used to satisfying Florida's law-related education requirement. The scripts for two videos dramatizing legal proceedings are included; in both, students participate in mock trials. The first video concerns the offense of driving under the influence; the second concerns landlord/tenant laws. Pertinent Florida statutes are included as well as a glossary of related terms and suggested topics for class discussion. It is stated that the videos can be infused into the curriculum where appropriate for law studies and American government courses. (DB)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Curriculum Guides, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Justice, Law Related Education, Laws, Learning Activities, Simulation, Social Studies, Student Educational Objectives, Student Participation, Teaching Methods, United States Government (Course), Videotape Recordings
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Seminole County Board of Public Instruction, Sanford, FL. Dept. of Curriculum Services.
Identifiers: Florida; Seminole County School District FL; Trials
Note: For related documents, see SO 030 421-422.