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CIVICS Assignments

CIVICS                                                                                       September 2019                                                              wwhittaker@valley.k12.ar.us

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

2

 

Labor Day: No School

3

 

Team Research: Articles I—III of U.S. Constitution

 

Identify the specific powers of each and the Checks & Balances in place.

4

 

Design and Build:

Teams will create three puppets to represent each branch of the Federal Govt.

5

 

Present Skit for Articles I—III.

 

Begin Chapter 3 Review questions.

6

 

Finish Ch. 3 Review Questions and turn in.

 

B.O.R QUIZ!!!

9

Crash Course: PBS.org

“Judicial Review”

Explore Marbury V. Madison

 

Play online iCivics : “Do I Have A Right?”

10

 

Constitutional Convention:

“James Madison, Father of the Constitution, Research Project.”

Follow Handout directions.

11

 

Continue Research and writing on “James Madison” project.

12

 

Finish the Research project and print out your work for in-class discussion.

13

B.O.R QUIZ!!!

 

Debates! 

Virginia Plan

New Jersey Plan

& the Great Compromise

16

 

Begin Ch. 4 Review questions

17

 

Turn in Ch. 4 Review

 

Pgs. 128—129

Questions 1--15

18

 

Create a poster design that is intended on informing citizens of their responsibilities and duties & Encourages active participation in local Govt.

19

 

Design and Build day!

20

 

B.O.R QUIZ!!!

 

Finish Posters and Display on Campus.

23

Unit One Review:

Bring Note Cards to Class!

24

 

Review: Study Skills:

The LEITNER SYSTEM of Note Cards!

25

 

Group Study: Leitner System.

 

26

 

Unit One Test Day

27

 

B.O.R QUIZ!!!

 

Unit One Remediation Day