High School Congressional Hearings Print E-mail
Sample High School Hearing Video
Judges' Orientation Video
Timer Video

divide bThe Simulated Congressional Hearing provides students an opportunity to demonstrate their
knowledge and understanding of constitutional principles and ideas while providing teachers an excellent
means of assessing student learning. The entire class, working in cooperative teams, prepares and presents
four minute statements before a panel of community representatives acting as a congressional committee.
Students then answer follow-up questions posed by the committee members.

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Class Summary Score Sheet
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Scoring Guide
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Scoring Criteria
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Group Score Sheet Explanation

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Hearings Questions—Congressional District
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Hearings Questions—State 2018-2019
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Class Roster—Congressional District

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Class Roster—State
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Class Roster—National
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Class Roster—National Invitational
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Previous State Hearing Questions (2010–11)