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A History of Conflict Resolution and the Jury System

Students study the history of the jury system in the United States. They enact a number of different types of trials including trial by jury. They complete a worksheet that compares the trials systems before writing a persuasive essay for homework in which they choose one of the methods of trial to defend.

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5th - 8th
United States History
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45 mins
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