Judging History: Bringing Supreme Court Cases to Life
Ellen Frank
Guide your students through the maze of legal research by analyzing databases and primary source documents of actual cases using graphic organizers and pathfinders. Evaluate websites by comparing credibility of information with primary source documents. Find out how to create a Wiki and incorporate Web 2.0 tools into your classroom.

Ellen Frank is a school library media specialist and former social studies teacher at Jamaica High School in Queens, New York. She was also the coach of the Jamaica High School mock trial team and the law coordinator at JHS. She practiced law for several years before returning to teaching.

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