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Fifth graders visited by Judge Burton Ledina

December 22, 2012

Fifth graders with Judge LedinaIn December, fifth grade students studied the three branches of government. During this lesson of the judicial system the students pondered many questions such as:

What does a typical workday for a Judge look like?

How do Judges get hired? Elected? Appointed?

Are there different kinds of Judges?

How do you become a Judge?

As a culminating activity, Judge Burton Ledina from the Sullivan County Court System visited students and answered questions on December 21.

Photo: Yesenia Kreeger’s fifth grade class with Judge Ledina.