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Homework:

Jan 9th
  1. Intro to Government
  2. Class Constitution
Jan 10th
  1. Syllabus & Citizenship Kahoot
  2. Power & Authority
  3. Identifying Sources of Power
 
Jan 14th
  1.  La Mafia
  2. Chip Game & Debrief
 
Jan 16th
  1.  Political Games
  2. Forms of Government Jigsaw
 
Jan 18th
  1.  NuCountry Simulation
 
Jan 23rd
  1.  Dictatorship Notes
  2. Inside North Korea video & questions
 
 Jan 25th
  1.  Finish NK
  2. History of NK Reading and Timeline
  3. Review
 STUDY
Jan 29th
  1.  Test #1: Power & Authority
 
Jan 31st
  1.  Roots of Democracy WebQuest
 
Feb 4th
  1.  Background to the American Revolution
  2. John Adams Ep. 1
 
 Feb 6th
  1.  Primary and Secondary Sources
  2. Boston Massacre Analysis
  3. Declaration of Independence
  4. Break-up Letter
 
Feb 8th
  1.  PEA Instructions & Rubric
  2. PEA Writing
 
Feb 12th
  1.  John Adams Ep. 2
 
Feb 14th
  1.  Articles of Confederation
  2. Elements of the Constitution
  3. Mapping the Constitution
 
Feb 19th
  1.  Law School
  2. Constitution Comparison
  3. Review
 STUDY
 Feb 21st
  1.  Test #2
  2. Bill of Rights Statements
 
 Feb 25th
  1.  Bill of Rights
 
 Feb 27th
  1.  Student Speech - Case Studies
 
March 1st
  1. Ghosts of Mississippi
 
 March 5th
  1.  Ghosts of Mississippi
  2. Bill of Rights Discussion Intro & Research
 
 March 7th
  1.  Bill of Rights Research
  2. Discussion Expectations
 
March 9th
  1.  Bill of Rights Discussion
  2. PEA Writing
 
March 13th
  1. Amendment Gallery Walk

  2. Intro Legislative Branch
 
     
     
October 29th 
  1.  I'm Just a Bill - Steps of the Law-making process

  2.   Structure of the Legislative Branch

  3. Lakewood Laws Assignment

 
 October 31st
  1. Law Proposals & Votes
  2. Executive Branch Intro
 
November 2nd
  1.  Presidential Roles
  2. Bush & 9/11
 
November 6th 
  1. Finish Presidential Roles
  2. Judicial System
 
 November 8th
  1.  You Be the Judge
  2. Federalism Intro
 
 November 12th
  1. Federalism Case Study: Katrina
  2. Checks & Balances
  3. Study Guide & Review 
 
 November 14th
  1.  Three Branches & Federalism Test
  2. Ideology Check
 
 November 16th  "Divided States of America"  
November 27th 
  1.  Political Ideology Notes
  2. "I Side With" Quiz
 
November 29th 
  1.  Interest Groups notes and project
 
 December 3rd
  1.  Finish Interest Groups
  2. Intro Elections
 
December 5th 
  1.  Elections & Electoral College
  2. Class Election
 
 December 7th
  1.  Media Bias 
 
December 11th 
  1.  Citizenship
 
 December 13th
  1.  Civic Participation
 
December 17th 
  1.  Review
 
 FINALS  Ideology,Elections, & Civics Exam  
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