Government

Monday: Judicial Branch

Judicial Branch in a Flash worksheet

Discuss Supreme Court Case Assignment

 

Tuesday: Judicial Branch

Notes/Video

Supreme Court Case Reviews

 

Wednesday: Supreme Court Case Reviews

 

Thurs: Supreme Court Case Reviews

Friday:  Intro to Legislative Branch

Worksheet- Legislative Branch in a flash worksheet

Supreme Court Case Reviews

 

 

 

US History

**** EOC DEC 5th & 6th

Monday:  1920’s & Great Depression

PowerPoint/Notes

Worksheet on Great Depression

 

Tuesday: Great Depression & Origins of WWII

Article Review on New Deal

PowerPoint/Notes

 

Wednesday: Quiz   20’s, Great Depression, Causes of WWII

WWII and Cold War

PowerPoint/Notes

WWII and Cold War Worksheet

 

Thurs:     1960 & 1970  Vietnam/Great Society/Nixon

PowerPoint/Notes

Article Review on Success/Failure of Great Society

 

Friday: Carter/Reagan/Bush

PowerPoint/Notes

Presidential Review Assignment

 

 

Government 11/12 to 11/16

SSCG6 Analyze the meaning and importance of each of the rights guaranteed under the
Bill of Rights and how each is secured.
SSCG7 Demonstrate knowledge of civil liberties and civil rights.
a. Define civil liberties as protections against government actions (e.g., First Amendment).

 

Mon:  1st Amendment

Freedom of Speech

Case Study: Morse vs Fredrick & Tinker vs Des Moines

 

Tues:  1st Amendment

Freedom of Press, Assembly, Petition

Focus: White House Petition site

Video on Freedom of Press

 

Wed. Rights of the Accused

Amendments 4,5,6,7

Video Clip- What to do when pulled over

 

Thursday: Amendments Test  1-10, 13, 14, 15, 19, 26

 

Friday:  Intro to Supreme Court

Purpose and composition of current court.

Current Cases before court

 

 

 

 

 

 

US History 11/12 to 11/16

SSUSH15 Analyze the origins and impact of U.S. involvement in World War I.

SSUSH16 Investigate how political, economic, and cultural developments after WW I led to
a shared national identity.

SSUSH17 Analyze the causes and consequences of the Great Depression.

SSUSH18 Evaluate Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal as a response to the Great
Depression and compare how governmental programs aided those in need.

Monday: Finish Up WWI

PowerPoint/Notes

HW: Worksheet on WWI

 

Tues: Roaring 20:    18, 19, 21st Amendments

PowerPoint/Notes

Pre Great Depression and  Causes of Great Depression

 

Wed: New Deal & Rooselvelt

Notes/ Great Depression Activity in Groups

Great Depression Mural/Cartoon Project

 

Thurs: Test

Spanish American War/WWI/Great Depression

 

Fri: WII Causes and Early WWII History

PowerPoint/Video Notes

 

US History

SSUSH14 Explain America’s evolving relationship with the world at the turn of the
twentieth century.

SSUSH15 Analyze the origins and impact of U.S. involvement in World War I.

Mon: American Imperialism / Teddy Roosevelt

PowerPoint/Notes

Rough Riders video clip

Discuss Elections

Test Wed-

Tues:  Election Day/ No school

 

Wed. Test      Reconstruction/Progressive Era/ Imperialism

 

Thurs: WWI

PowerPoint/Notes

Worksheet on WWI and American neutraltiy

 

Fri: WWI

PowerPoint/Notes

American involvement in WWI and aftermath: 14 pints/League of Naitons

 

 

 

 

 

US Government

SSCG5 Demonstrate knowledge of the federal system of government described in the
United States Constitution

SSCG6 Analyze the meaning and importance of each of the rights guaranteed under the
Bill of Rights and how each is secured.

SSCG15 Demonstrate knowledge of local, state, and national elections.

Mon- CNN 10 Current Events

Implied powers vs enumerated powers discussion

Review for test on Wednesday

Discuss tomorrows elections – sample ballot, procedures, explain to students who may be voting for the first time the process and what to  expect.

https://www.cobbelections.org/pdf/SampleBallot/2018/2018Nov_SampleBallot.pdf

 

Tues: Election Day   /   No School

 

Wednesday: Test Unit I

Discuss elections outcome.

Thursday: Bill of Rights Activity

ICIVICS: You’ve Got Rights Worksheet

https://www.icivics.org/viewpdf.html?path=/sites/default/files/You%27ve%20Got%20Rights_2.pdf

 

Friday: 1st Amendment

PowerPoint/Discussion

Freedom of Speech and Religion

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