In this fun and engaging Hammurabi’s Code activity, students will use the Code of Hammurabi verdict on six fictional court cases they create. Make it more exciting by dressing up as a judge as you preside over the cases that students act out!
This Hammurabi’s Code activity Includes:
*Doodle Notes on Hammurabi’s Code (1 page; includes blank, fill in the blanks, coloring page, and color versions with BC and BCE dates; includes fillable PDF and Google Slides versions)
*PowerPoint for Doodle Notes (10 slides, BC and BCE versions)
*Google Slides presentation for Doodle Notes (10 slides, BC and BCE versions)
*Hammurabi’s Code excerpt (13 laws, 2 pages, in color and b&w; PDF and Google Slides versions)
*Create a Case Handout (2 pages, includes includes fillable PDF and Google Slides versions)
*Debriefing worksheet where students use the Code of Hammurabi to determine and explain their verdicts (2 pages, includes fillable PDF and Google Slides versions)
*follow-up questions (1 page, includes fillable PDF and Google Slides versions)
*key for follow-up questions (1 page)
**USING THIS DURING REMOTE LEARNING: While this download includes digital versions (Google Slides and fillable PDFs) of the handouts, students will still need to work together in breakout rooms to create their fictional court cases and be able to present their cases during a video class meeting.
This zip file contains PDFs, PowerPoint, and Google Drive links.
This download contains files that may be printed and copied or used digitally.
Use whichever version fit best with your class. The other version remain yours in case you ever need to use them (in case your school makes the jump to 1:1 classes sometime in the future or if you have a student whose IEP requires a hard copy of assignments instead of digital ones).
You may put the materials in this file on a LMS for STUDENT USE that RESTRICTS access like Google Classroom, Edmodo, Blackboard, etc. where students are either invited via an email address or log in with a user name and password. IT MAY NOT BE UPLOADED TO A CLASS WEBSITE UNLESS THE SITE IS RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS WITH A LOGIN AND PASSWORD AND IT MAY NOT BE USED IN A COURSE ON OUTSCHOOL OR ANY SIMILAR PLATFORMS/MARKETPLACES.
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