Thursday November 20, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • CNN SDtudent News
  • phase 1 review
  • phase 2: Primaries & Caucuses, notes, reading, clips

 

American Government:

  • Review of 7 Roles
  • work on Presidential Cabinet
  • Cabinet work due by end of period

 

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Wednesday November 19, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • shortened classes due to half day
  • went over phase 1 of elections
  • read three articles over phase 1
  • saw clip over exploratory committee, and a Presidential Announcement

 

American Government:

  • checked off organizer for remainder of students
  • went over 7 roles of president!

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Tuesday November 18, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • Review time
  • Unit 4 quiz
  • beagn the 8 phases of electing president

 

American Government:

  • Students finished creating 8tab organizer and filled it in with the 7 roles of president!
  • It was due by end of class, but gave extended time as HW to get completed, those incomplete must turn in by beginning of class

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Monday November 17, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • checking off unit 4 vocab.
  • finishing up American Political Culture
  • review for unit 4 quiz: unit vocab. up to civil disobedinece, notes over public opinion, American political culture
  • will begin 8 phaes of electing president tomorrow!

 

American Government:

  • go over presidential powers
  • watch a summary clip over presidential powers
  • make organizer for 7 roles of presidency!
  • have until end of class tomorrow to finish up organizer!

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Wednesday November 12, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • Finish notes over Public opinion
  • break class up into 5 groups to analyze a Gallop Public opinion survey over Political Culture of United States!

 

American Government:

  • quiet review time
  • take unit 4 quiz
  • read two articles over the Presidency (perks & after)

 

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Tuesday November 11, 2014

AP Gov.:

  • finish with student ideology assignment
  • watch a clip over difference between liberal & conservative
  • began notes over chap. 6 public Opinion
  • watched a clip on citizens and their general knowledge

 

American government:

  • warm up over phases 3-5
  • complete phases 6-8
  • watch few clips over phases 6-8
  • begin reviewing for unit 4 quiz tomorrow
  • dont forget unit 4 quiz tomorrow over vocab., political parties & 8 phases of electing the president

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Monday November 10, 2014

AP Gov:

  • CNN student news
  • half of class presented their political ideology in class
  • the other half will go tomorrow
  • dont forget about unit 4 vocab. due Monday 11/17

 

American government:

  • warm up review over phases 1 & 2 of electing the president
  • covered phases 3-6 of electing president
  • dont forget unit 4 vocab. due wednesday
  • dont forget unit 4 quiz over vocab., political parties & electing the president wednesday!

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