Middle School Mock Trial Program
Grades: 6 - 8
Dates: 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22(no class), 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 3/29 (Lizzy Borden Inn visit) 4/5, 4/12 (TRIAL)
Location: Emerson Middle School
This year Mock Trial students in grades 6, 7 and 8 will explore the case of LIZZIE BORDEN! Participants will role play lawyers and witnesses as they re-try Lizzie Borden in this Civil Case. The team will research, explore and investigate the facts of the case as they prepare for trial. The team's research will include a visit to the Lizzie Borden Inn to gather evidence. The culminating event will be the Civil Trial presentation at the Ayer Courthouse.