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Workshops given by legal experts in your class

Our interactive workshops, given by legal experts, help teach youth about the legal system and build their legal skills. In addition to these skills, youth will also learn useful information applicable to their daily lives.

The law impacts our lives in many ways. This means that our workshops can be easily integrated in many places during curriculum planning.

  • FREE!
  • Interactive: debates, mock trials, games and more!
  • Level: Secondary 1 to 5 and 16- to 21-year olds
  • Average length: one class period
  • Number of participants: up to 40
  • Materials: Teacher’s guide, student’s guide, equipment for PowerPoint presentation
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Bullying:What's Your Opinion?

In this activity, students take a position on some of the legal aspects of bullying in schools.
Level:Secondary 1
Subject:Law, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Français, langue seconde
Duration:60min.
Bullying:What's Your Opinion?

Ready, Set, Invest!

Students step into the shoes of an investor to reflect on legal and ethical business practices before making investment decisions.
Level:Secondary 5
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Financial Education, Ethics and Religious Culture, Personal Orientation Project (POP)
Duration:60min.
Ready, Set, Invest!

Pick Your Side!

Students take a position on issues that stimulate debate. They learn that the concept of justice evolves constantly.
Level:Secondary 3, 4
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts
Duration:60min.
Pick Your Side!

Beat the Buzzer!

In this game, teams square off to answer questions about legal issues in the lives of 12- 17-year-olds.
Level:Secondary 2
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Financial Education, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts
Duration:60min.
Beat the Buzzer!

The Small Claims Court Is in Session!

Students stage a mock civil trial. They discover the various players involved and experience what a trial is like.
Level:Secondary 3
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Financial Education, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts
Duration:60min.
The Small Claims Court Is in Session!

The Law: It’s Not Like in the Movies!

By staging a mock criminal trial, students discover the roles of various players in the Quebec justice system and the steps in a trial.
Level:Secondary 1
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts
Duration:60min.
The Law: It’s Not Like in the Movies!

The Rules of the Game!

In this game show activity, students debate legal issues in the lives of young adults: work, housing, consumer rights and more.
Level:16- to 25-year olds
Subject:Anglais, langue seconde, Law, Adult Education, Financial Education, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts
Duration:60min.
The Rules of the Game!

Travailler, mais pas à tout prix!

Grâce à des mises en situation, les élèves démystifient certains concepts juridiques liés au harcèlement en milieu de travail.
Level:2e cycle du secondaire, formation professionnelle, cégep
Subject:Financial Education, Personal Orientation Project (POP), Entrepreneurship
Duration:60min.
Travailler, mais pas à tout prix!

Notre conflit, notre solution (FRENCH)

Les élèves s'exercent à trouver une solution gagnant-gagnant pour toutes les parties! (FRENCH ONLY)
Level:Secondary 3
Subject:Law, Ethics and Religious Culture, English Language Arts, Personal Orientation Project (POP)
Duration:60min.
Notre conflit, notre solution (FRENCH)