ERIC Number: ED426000
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Official 1997 Mock Trial Materials for the Twenty-Fifth Annual District of Columbia Public Schools Mock Trail Program: Ricki Jones, Plaintiff v. Metro City, Defendant.
Henderson, Kamina A.; Roe, Richard L.
This packet of materials contains law-related materials for students to conduct a mock trial. In this case a faulty water system, containing the parasite Pindia, contributed to the death of an AIDS patient. Statements from the plaintiff, a representative of the Metro City Water Department, health officials, and others are presented. New releases, graphs of pollution in the water system, a water quality advisory, and other materials are included. Students use these data to research and present a mock trial on the basis of the information provided. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Civics, Civil Law, Educational Games, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Models, Role Playing, Secondary Education, Simulation, Social Studies
National Institute for Citizen Education in the Law, 711 G Street SE, Washington, DC, 20003-2815.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. for Citizen Education in the Law, Washington, DC.