header image

"Witness This" Curriculum Guide

This is a free curriculum guide on the Grand Jury system in Texas, based on a primary source from the Star of the Republic Museum – the transcript of grand jury testimony in a murder case from San Felipe de Austin in 1840. Guide includes information on the history of the grand jury in Texas, lesson plans, and a script for a classroom re-enactment of the hearing. Developed by Star of the Republic Museum and State Bar of Texas Law Related Education.
Topic / Period: 
Grade Level(s): 
Source / Organization: 

Add new comment