Making Arguments Based on Evidence: Mock Trials - Margaret Fisher

Mock trials are a perfect vehicle for teaching evidence to students of all ages and backgrounds. Students are motivated to don the roles of lawyers and witnesses. To succeed for their clients, students must learn how to make arguments based on evidence. Specific advice is offered on how to prepare to enact mock trials, from the simplest scripted mock trial to the roleplay mock trials. Lastly, this video explores how mock trials can work in these Covid-19 days.

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