Lesson 2: Criminal Sentencing

Resources

Activity 1: Purpose and Principles of Sentencing in Canada

Handout 1: Purpose and Principles of Sentencing in Canada

Handout 2: Principles of Sentencing: Read-React

Activity 2: Mandatory Minimum Sentence

Handout 3: Debate on Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Handout 4: Debate Information

Handout 5: Debate Grading Rubric

Handout 6: Group/Self Evaluation Rubric

Activity 3: Alternative Measures

Handout 7: Alternatives to Criminal Court

Handout 8: Test Your Knowledge on Alternatives to Criminal Court

Handout 9: The Dare – A Justice Conference Simulation

Handout 10: A Troubled Life – A Healing Circle Simulation