Torrey Times

Prep Work

Photo and post by, Angela Lathem-Ballard

LOWER SCHOOL - In preparation for the upcoming mock trial, fifth grade English and Drama hosted a brown bag luncheon for USD law students, Miller Freeman and Liz Crow.  Our guests shared strategies for setting the scene for jurors, identifying holes in testimonies, direct questioning and cross examination.  Miller modeled an opening statement for the defense while Liz described pre-trial interviews and questioning techniques.  The fifth graders will apply these skills in The Case of the Big Bad Wolf, the defendant in the homeroom mock trials on December 5th and 6th.

Views: 151

Tags: All School, Middle School

Comment

You need to be a member of Torrey Times to add comments!

Join Torrey Times

West Side Stories

Upper School Advisory: Demystifying and Reinforcing Our Commitment to Character Education
By Todd Ballaban, Dean of Academics and Student Life (Ninth and Tenth Grades)

A few years ago, I joined a group of school leaders tasked with the overwhelming and onerous charge of revising...

Read more >

Marketing - Current Ad

Latest Activity

Kim Harrison is now a member of Torrey Times
Jun 18
Profile IconGina Laws and Margaret Schiffman joined Torrey Times
Jun 8
Tiffany Tran posted blog posts
Jun 5
Jennifer Russell posted blog posts
Jun 5
Emilyn Edquilang's blog post was featured

Weekly Highlights

Weekly Highlights (June 1—June 5)June 5, 2015 was the last day of…See More
Jun 5
Emilyn Edquilang posted blog posts
Jun 5
Emilyn Edquilang posted blog posts
Jun 4
Eva Power posted a photo

Paella 2015

AP Spanish Language students celebrates the end of the year Paella style. ¡Rico, rico!
Jun 4

© 2015   Created by La Jolla Country Day School.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service