Tuesday, February 20, 2018

D Block Quiz Thursday

Your quiz will be a basic review of the content from Chapter 2.
Please review all of your vocabulary from the chapter, as well as the following terms:
State of Nature               Divine Right of Kings     Doctrine of Natural Rights
Social Contract              Right to Revolution         John Locke
Continental Congress    Thomas Paine                 Shays' Rebellion
Declaration of Independence (Key Ideas/Purpose)
Articles of Confederation (Strengths and Weaknesses)   
Constitutional Convention
Compromises (3/5, Great, Slave Trade, President)           

REMEMBER - all chapter homework due at the Quiz

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


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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