Lesson 5: Processing The Verdict in the Derek Chauvin Trial
Students will process the verdict in the Derek Chauvin murder trial and reflect upon the fight for racial justice in America and what more every citizen can do to take action for a more just society.
Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 11-12 topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
D2.Civ.12.9-12. Analyze how people use and challenge local, state, national, and international laws to address a variety of public issues.