Defending River in Court Defending River in Court

Task ideas

Imagine you are a salmon in a river in which an industrial plant has a wastewater pipe pouring into it. Write a plea for the plant to stop, including all the perniciuous effects the contamination has on you.

Grades 5-8

Moot court case.
Imagine that you are a lawyer and the river in your city has appeared in front of you as a client. She has been facing injustice for a long time. How will you defend her in the court? What kind of evidence do you need to collect?

Role-play the court case in class.

Grades 9-12