I WANT YOU  U.S. Government   I WANT YOU

I WANT YOU

Monday
8/13

Activities:

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Homework:

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I WANT YOU

Tuesday
8/14

Activities:

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Homework:

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    Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  
I WANT YOU Wednesday
8/15

Activities:

  • School Begins tomorrow

Homework:

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I WANT YOU

Thursday
8/16

Activities:

  •  discus speech information, class rules & expectations
  • Must acquire a 3 ring binder/paper

Homework:

  • get 3 ring binder
   

Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule

 
I WANT YOU

Friday
8/17

Activities:

  • Pass out  textbooks
  • Explain News Speeches

Homework:

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I WANT YOU Monday
8/20

Activities:

  • Begin News Speeches
  • Intro Foundations Unit
  • Discuss terms/concepts in 1-1
  • Why do states form? Origins of a State
  • Characteristics of a State
  • Origins of a State

    Demonstrate style of note taking
    (skip a line between concepts)

Homework:

  • Review the Preamble
  • Read Ch. 1-3, (pp. 20-24)
       
I WANT YOU

Tuesday
8/21

Activities:

Homework:

  • study for Preamble Quiz
  • Bring computers to next class
    (so we can read documents)
 
I WANT YOU

Wednesday
8/22

Activities:

  • (1st & 4th Block)
  • Preamble Quiz
  • Concepts of Democracy
  • Indirect (Representative) vs. Direct Democracy

Homework:

  • Read Ch. 2 #1 (pp. 30-34) 
    Complete Terms for Ch 2-1

 

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I WANT YOU

Thursday
8/23

Activities:

  • (1st & 4th Block)  No Class

Homework:

   

 

 
I WANT YOU

Friday
8/24

Activities:

  • Hammurabi's Code & 12 Tables of Rome, (Ordered Government), Limited & Representative Government
  • Hobbes v. Locke

Homework:

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I WANT YOU Monday
8/27

Activities:

Homework:

       
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Tuesday
8/28

Activities:

  • finish going over Ch. 2 Guide
  • Common features of state Constitutions
  • Weaknesses of Articles, Common features of State Governments
  • Spirit of the Laws (3 branches)
  • VA Plan, NJ Plan, Compromises in Constitution,

Homework:

  • Read Ch. 2 #4 (pp. 52-58)
       
I WANT YOU

Wednesday
8/29

Activities:

Homework:

    Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  
I WANT YOU

Thursday
8/30

Activities:

  • (1st Block) No Class
  • (4th Block) see yesterday

Homework:

  • Study for Test on Foundations of  Gov't.(Block Day next week)
  • Read Ch. 2 #5 (pp. 59-62)
       
I WANT YOU

Friday
8/31

Activities:

  • No School
  • Remind kids to keep papers/magazines

Homework:

  • Study for Test on Foundations of  Gov't. (Block Day next week)
  • Read Ch. 2 #5 (pp. 59-62)

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I WANT YOU

Monday
9/3

Activities:

  • No School (Labor Day)

Homework:

  • Read Ch. 2 #5 (pp. 59-62)
       
I WANT YOU

Tuesday
9/4

Activities:

Homework:

       
I WANT YOU

Wednesday
9/5

Activities:

  • (1st & 4th Block)  No Class

Homework:

    Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  
I WANT YOU

Thursday
9/6

Activities:

Homework:

   

next month's plans

 
I WANT YOU

Friday
9/7

Activities:

Homework:

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I WANT YOU

Monday
9/10

Activities:

  • Read Ch. 3-2 (pp. 59-63) & learn 4 methods of Amending the Constitution.  (Formal Amendment) 
  • Read Ch. 3-3 (pp. 65-67) & take notes on the  Informal Methods of amending the Constitution.
  •  Memorize the 7 Articles  of  the original Constitution & the Bill of Rights.  There will be a quiz on Block Day

Homework:

       
I WANT YOU

Tuesday
9/11

Activities:

Homework:

    next month's plans  
I WANT YOU

Wednesday
9/12

Activities:

Homework:

    Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  
I WANT YOU

Thursday
9/13

Activities:

  • (1st Block)  see yesterday
  • (4th Block) No Class

Homework:

next month's plans

I WANT YOU

Friday
9/14

Activities:

  • Special Person's Day
    (only 1st period had class)
  • Article still due today

 

Homework:

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