Mr. Valenzuela
31Oct/18

Humanities 7 – Homework – Oct 31

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Today in class, students began the mock trial The People v. Columbus, et al by entering pleas (of "guilty" or "not guilty") and giving their opening statements.

microsoft_word_logo Columbus Juror Sheet

Homework - The trial continues TOMORROW with presenting evidence and calling witnesses, so be sure that your team is prepared to do both, as well as give the team's closing statement, before the jury reaches its verdict.

Trial Schedule

Wednesday - Begin trial with selecting the jury, entering pleas ("guilty" or "not guilty") and opening statements from each defendant's team.

Thursday - Continue the trial by hearing defenses from each team including calling witnesses and presenting evidence and facts to the court.

Friday - Conclude the trial with closing statements from each defendant's team, and hearing the verdict from the jury.