Mock Trial Program
3rd Annual Revere MOCK TRIAL Program We’re looking for students interested in joining the Paul Revere Mock Trial Team for the school year 2017-18! This is a fun and engaging program that exposes students to the workings of the judicial system, including courtroom procedures, rules of evidence, and the roles of lawyers, witnesses and judges. It also promotes critical thinking, self-confidence, public speaking skills, and teamwork. The program culminates with a competition against other participating schools at the downtown LA courthouse.
Being a member of the Mock Trial team will require committing to going to school an hour early two days a week (6:50 - 7:50am) from early September to early November, 2017. there will be assigned homework and additional weekend practices to prepare for the competition.Requirements for the Mock Trial Team:1. Current 6th or 7th grade student.2. Students should have no more than two Bs on their final Fall / Spring report cards and no more than two marks of S in work habits / cooperation. A student is ineligible if he/she has received an academic grade of C or below, or a U in work habits / cooperation.3. Completion of the Mock Trial team Application (due Friday, April 21).There will be a Mock Trial parent information meeting at 8am on April 4 in the Teacher’s lounge.Please address any further questions to Mr. Koretz in the Attendance Office.
Please address any further questions to Mr. Koretz in the Attendance Office.
Schedule & Contact
Tuesday and Thursday
Charmaine Jackson, Room X1
Fee of $130 per each student