Choosing an Impartial Jury

Lesson Duration

Author: American Bar Association

Using the American Bar Association’s Goldilocks Mock Trial or a copy of the story of Goldilocks, students participate in a simulated voir dire or jury selection. ┬áIncludes variations for younger and older students.


    • Students will gain understanding of the challenges of choosing an impartial jury.
    • Students will learn about the jury selection process.

Link: Choosing an Impartial Jury


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