Lesson Plan

Franke v City of St Louis mock trial script

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Grade Level:
Fifth Grade-General
Government, Language Arts, Law
45 minutes
Group Size:
Up to 24


In 1888 a young boy was walking along a St. Louis sideway when a large stone fell from a building, fracturing his skull and causing his death. His mother sued for damages at the Old Courthouse.

Last updated: April 10, 2015