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Monday
3/19

Activities:

Homework:

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Tuesday
3/20

Activities:

  • Collected Presidential Roles HW
  • Framer's Plan
  • Original Electoral College arrangement & impact of Election of 1800

 

Homework:

     

I WANT YOU

Wednesday
3/21

Activities:

  • (2 Hour delay)
  • How are Electors chosen today?
  • If nobody receives 270 what happens?
  • Electoral College
  • Electoral College process 

Homework:

  Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  

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Thursday
3/22

Activities:

  • (2nd & 4th Block)
  • Electoral College Video (5:22)
  • role of Primaries, Caucuses, and Conventions
  • flaws in the electoral college
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  • sequence of events from election day to inaugeration day
  • Election of 2000 irregularities
  • hanging chads, butterfly ballot
  • Assigned Presidential Roles HW
  • Results of Previous Elections
  • major objections to elections being decided in the House
  • Proposed Reforms to the current Election process

Homework:

   

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Friday
3/23

Activities:

  • (2nd & 4th Block) No Class

Homework:

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  • Begin.....
    Senior Year Spring Break !

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I WANT YOU

Monday
4/2

Activities:

  •  No Class (Spring Break)
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Homework:

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return to previous month's plans

 

I WANT YOU

Tuesday
4/3

Activities:

  • Read Ch. 14 #1 (pp. 400-403)
  • Changing View of Presidential Power
  • Read Ch. 14 #2 (pp. 405-409)
  • Executive Powers (Ordinance, Appointment, & Removal)

Homework:

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  • Writing Assignment  (due on Block Day)
  • Read Ch. 14 #3 (pp. 412-416)
    (Diplomatic & Military Powers)
  • Read Ch. 14 #4 (pp. 417-420)
    (Legislative & Judicial Powers)
     

I WANT YOU

Wednesday
4/4

Activities: 

  • (4th Block)
  • Discuss Ch 14-3-4 (Diplomatic & Military Powers) & (Legislative & Judicial Powers)
  • Executive Office & the Cabinet
  • ------
  • Foreign Policy in Ch. 17, State & Defense Departments  major foreign policy initiatives
  • (4th Block) No Class

Homework:

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  Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  

I WANT YOU

Thursday
4/5

Activities:

  • (2nd Block) see yesterday
  • (4th Block) No Class

Homework:

     

I WANT YOU

Friday
4/6

Activities:

  • finish Executive Branch & Foreign Policy
  • should've tested today

Homework:

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Monday
4/9

Activities:

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Tuesday
4/10

Activities:

  • (2nd Block)  No Class
  • (4th Block)
  • discussed Ch. 18 #1-3 study guide
  • types of jurisdiction, Dual Court System, Judges, Magistrates, U.S. Attorneys, Marshals

Homework:

     

I WANT YOU

Wednesday
4/11

Activities:

  • (2nd Block)  
  • finish going through Ch 18-1-3 Guide
  • District Courts, Courts of Appeal, Supreme Court, Judicial Review, How cases reach the Supreme Court, Solicitor General, Court procedure, `How Justices make decisions?
  • (4th Block) No Class

Homework:

  Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  

I WANT YOU

Thursday
4/12

Activities:

  • (2nd Block)  No Class
  • (4th Block) see yesterday

Homework:

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I WANT YOU

Friday
4/13

Activities:

Homework:

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I WANT YOU

Monday
4/16

Activities: 

Homework:

     

I WANT YOU

Tuesday
4/17

Activities:

Homework:

     

I WANT YOU

Wednesday
4/18

Activities:

  • (2nd & 4th Block) No Class

Homework:

  Speech Requirements     Speech Schedule  

I WANT YOU

Thursday
4/19

Activities:

  • (2nd & 4th Block)

Homework:

  next month's plans  

I WANT YOU

Friday
4/20

Activities:

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Homework:

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All homework assignments are due the following day at the beginning of class unless specifically stated otherwise.