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CIVICS Assignments

Civics                                                                                          February 2020                                                             wwhittaker@valley.k12.ar.us

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Chapter II Review Questions

1-19 on page 50 in textbook.

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Crash Course: Articles of Confederation.

Make list of the impracticalities of the Articles and make hypothesis as to why they were so limited.

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WINS-DAY

Activities

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In-Class Close Reading of the U.S. Constitution

 

Lecture and Group Discussion.

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In-Class Close Reading of the U.S. Constitution

 

Lecture and Group Discussion.

 

B.O.R. Quiz

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Constitution Quiz from Lecture Notes and Study Guide Questions

 

Explore topics in Federalism

Diagram on pg. 67 in text.

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Federalism Continued.

Current Issues in State to National Government.

 

Video Lectures and Group Discussion.

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Chapter 3 Review Questions 1—19 on pg. 104-105 in text.

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Make a short skit that outlines the 3 Principles of Limited Govt. (as diagrammed on pg. 95 in text).

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Present group skits on Limited Government.

 

 

 

 

B.O.R. Quiz

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Checks and Balances :

Current events in Impeachment Trials.

 

Examine Evidence and Procedural Standards.

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Checks and Balances:

 

Impeachment Trial Continued.

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Checks and Balances:

 

Marbury v. Madison and Judicial Review

 

Video Lecture and class discussion

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Section II Assessment as a quiz. Pg. 97 in text.

 

Start Ch. 4 Review Questions 1—15 on pg. 128-129 in text.

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Finish Ch. 4 Review Questions and turn in.

 

 

 

 

B.O.R. Quiz

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Get Unit One Test Study Guide and complete as a small group.

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Finish Unit One Study Guide

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STUDY SESSION

For

Unit One Test

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UNIT ONE TEST:

Traditions of Democracy

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Unit One Remediation Day:

Rewrites for missed questions.