Last updated: October 23, 2015
Dred Scott Trial
- Grade Level:
- Upper Elementary: Third Grade through Fifth Grade
- Social Studies
The Dred Scott case is the most famous trial in the history of the Old Courthouse. Your “Dred Scott Trial and Activity Packet” includes a mock trial script and information about the trial process. This mock trial activity reenacts the second trial of Dred and Harriet Scott held in the building in 1850.