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Eleventh graders receive a handout and read about how a civil trial is conducted.  In this mock trial lesson, 11th graders understand the roles of the court officers and the importance of evidence. Students conduct a civil trial.
In this business worksheet, students match the vocabulary words in the left column with the definitions found in the right. The answers are found by clicking the button at the bottom of the page.
Students are assign a particular Federal or State Court. They are asked to make a poster of the court they have been assigned. Students are told that the poster should include a list of the types of cases that particular court hears. They are given photos of court houses. Students come up with examples of scenarios that they might have heard in that court and put them on the poster.
Students study how laws are different in other states and how some of the laws are the same. They examine the steps that must be taken to get a divorce in Connecticut, North Carolina, and South Carolina. They take a look at the laws governing divorces in the early 1900's.
Pupils list the elements of an offer, describe how an offer is ended, and explain the elements of an acceptance. They also learn when a genuine offer and acceptance results in a binding contract.
Learners explore "offer" and "acceptance" in relationship to making binding agreements.
Students examine contents of a brown bag. They make conclusions about contents of brown bag. They write story about their conclusion of the contents of the brown bag.
Help your class members learn how to use their income wisely with a comprehensive lesson plan on calculating monthly car payments. Using basic math skills and online calculators, your learners will determine the total amount to be financed for a car, pros and cons of different interest rates, and standard loan terms.
Despite English grammar rules, in the e-world the plural of mouse is mouses. lol. Standard American English is constantly evolving. Introduce your class members to a variety of terms that describe different usage changes (economy, analogy, language contact, medium of communication, cultural environment). Readers then identify the kind of change that produced a particular word. For example, “LOL” (laugh out loud) was invented in the medium of electronic communication. The attached quizzes could be used to assess understanding or to launch discussions of language change.
Setting goals, career exploration, and self-awareness are three major components found on the path to college. A wide variety of wonderful teaching tools are provided to help you facilitate an understanding of how simple it can be to plan out an academic career. Planning cards, charts, activity procedures, and web links makes this a handy resource, focused on getting your class ready for college.
Discover what persuasive techniques are commonly used in advertisements to convince consumers to buy their products. After discussing and analyzing the ads as a class, small groups label their own print advertisement with post-it notes. The culminating activity for this lesson could be a persuasive paper or research on a career in advertising. An excellent opening lesson to a persuasive writing unit!
Seventh graders investigate the impact of the Populist Party. For this Kansas history lesson, 7th graders examine historical documents that enable them to find out what the Populist Party stood for and how Governor Lewelling dealt with social issues. Students participate in an activity that requires them to analyze how Lewelling worked to help the homeless.
Students explore the concept of boycotting. For this boycotting lesson, students discuss how boycotting can influence companies, business, laws and policies. Students read articles about 5 different boycotts that influenced business and policies. Students create a flyer describing their own boycott of a good or service of their choice.
Here is a great way to give your class a real-life job experience, while also serving the community. They explore a variety of volunteer opportunities to build career interests, gain work experience, and help their community grow. This is a great activity.
Learners describe the difference between ethical behavior and criminal misconduct. Using financial data, they investigate and determine claims of managerial error and unethical actions by large companies. They also examine the boom and bust cycles in market economies.
Pupils define criminal and tort law and explain how they are different.
Students define and identify various law terminology and vocabulary. They explain the role of law in society.
Ninth graders research 5 careers within a given field of business or marketing. They form small groups and create a Powerpoint presentation with the data and present it to the class. They incorporate 7 slides, 5 graphics and one animation into their presentation.
Pupils appreciate the colors, font types, font sizes, pictures, picture frames, backgrounds, box shapes and other graphics used in game production. They appreciate mathematical calculations (addition, subtraction, division, multiplication and percentage), and various currency denominations used.
Students reflect on how many board games they've played have African Americans, their culture or history incorporated within. They identify four street games and three card games that appeal to African Americans. They play the "Prosperity" board game.