Government Calendar and Assignments

GOVERNMENT – SPRING 2020 (Terms 3 & 4) A Day Schedule

Monday, Jan 13 – Classroom Orientation / Disclosure (DUE Jan 22)

Wednesday, Jan 15 – NOTES – Day 1 – Why Government / Island Nation Handout(DUE Jan 22)

MLK, JR DAY Jan 20

Wednesday, Jan 22 – Creating Class Government

Friday, Jan 24 – QUIZ – Day 1 / Why Government / Institute Class Government

Monday, Jan 27 – Types of Government Handout (DUE Feb 3) / Poster Introduction

Wednesday, Jan 29 – NOTES – Day 2 – Forms of Government

Monday, Feb 3 – Forms of Government Poster Explanation (DUE Feb 10)

Wednesday, Feb 5 – NOTES – Day 3 – Communism vs Capitalism

Friday, Feb 7 – FOG Poster Work

Monday, Feb 10 – QUIZ – Communism Vs Capitalism Handout (DUE Feb 19)

Wednesday, Feb 12 – NOTES – Day 4 – Propaganda

PRESIDENTS WEEKEND Feb 14-17

Wednesday, Feb 19 – Study Guide – Forms of Government (DUE Feb 24)

Friday, Feb 21 – JEOPARDY

Monday, Feb 24 – TEST – Forms of Government

Wednesday, Feb 26 – NOTES – Day 1 – Magna Carta and Philosophes

Monday, Mar 2 – QUIZ – Magna Philosophes

Wednesday, Mar 4 – NOTES – Day 2 – Mayflower and Flushing

Friday, Mar 6 – Mayflower Compact (DUE Mar 11) / Rewriting the Compact

Monday, Mar 9 – NOTES – Day 3 – The Declaration of Independence

Wednesday, Mar 11 – Declaration of Independence and Treatise on Government (DUE Mar 18)

End Term 3 (20 Days)

 

Monday, Mar 16 – NOTES – Day 4 – AOC and Constitutional Convention

Wednesday, Mar 18 – Study Guide – Documents of Freedom (DUE Mar 23)

Friday, Mar 20 – JEOPARDY

Monday, Mar 23 – TEST – Documents of Freedom

Tuesday, Mar 24 – ACT Testing, 11th Graders Only at School

Wednesday, Mar 25 – NOTES – Day 1 – Articles and Three Branches

SPRING BREAK Mar 28 – Apr 5

Monday, Apr 6 – Branches and Checks and Balances Worksheet (DUE Apr 10)

Wednesday, Apr 8 – NOTES – Day 2 – Remaining Articles and Themes

Friday, Apr 10 – QUIZ – 3 Branches and Articles

Monday, Apr 13 – NOTES – Day 3 – How A Bill Becomes A Law

Wednesday, Apr 15 – Writing A Bill (DUE Apr 20)

Monday, Apr 20 – Day 4 – Mock Congress

Wednesday, Apr 22 – Mock Congress Day 2

Friday, Apr 24 – Civics Test #1

Monday, Apr 27 – NOTES – Day 5 – Amendments – Process

Wednesday, Apr 29 – Amendment Poster (DUE May 8)

Monday, May 4 – NOTES – Day 6 – Amendments – Changes

Wednesday, May 6 – Constitution Study Guide (DUE May 11)

Friday, May 8 – JEOPARDY

Monday, May 11 – TEST – Constitution

Wednesday, May 13 – CPT Curtis’ Ten Rules To Live By (Final Lesson)

Monday, May 18 – Political Issues / Debate

Wednesday, May 20 – Political Issues  Debate

Friday, May 22 – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL / Graduation

End Term 4 / Semester 2 (22 Days)

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