Wednesday, January 17, 2018

BLIZZARD BAG 2

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HAPPY SNOW DAY 2! As we discussed in class, we are going to begin learning about the Judicial Branch while we finish up our Presidential Campaign Project. If you have internet, please continue to work on your campaign project. The due date has moved to Friday 1/19.

Blizzard Bag Assignment:
* Read Chapter 7 Lesson 1 in Civics in Practice. and complete the Focus Questions and Key Terms. This was the homework due today.
*Read Chapter 7 Lessons 2 and 3 in Civics in Practice, complete this CHART LINK HERE (just print it out and complete it by hand) and DO THE KEY TERMS FOR BOTH LESSONS. You do not need to do the focus questions. 
*Watch the short videos on Marbury vs. Madison below.


Friday, January 5, 2018

Electoral Dysfunction

List ten important facts about the Electoral College based on the following video.
Video Link

Thursday, January 4, 2018

BLIZZARD BAG

Image result for clip art snow manHAPPY SNOW DAY American Government!

Blizzard Bag assignment:

*Complete Chapter 10 Lesson 2 Focus Questions and Key Terms.
 (This is about Political Parties in the United States and how they are organized)

* Complete the back side of the chart (10-2 Political Party Organization) we worked on in-class yesterday. If you do not have a copy with you, a link to the chart can be found here: CHART

*Complete the Get to Know Your Political Parties Activity. LINK TO ACTIVITY

Homework: Chapter 10 Lesson 3 Focus Questions and Key Terms