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Chapters 6 & 7 Study Guide Answers  

Study Guide Answers are now under the FORMS link

 

 

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Coach W


United States Government Week 3 Schedule  

State Standards & Objectives:  USG.4-1, 2, 9; USG.5-5; USG.6-2, 3, 4, 5, 10; USG.7-3, 5, 9

Monday, August 20

  • Animal Farm Chapter 2 Worksheet Due
  • This Week--Read Animal Farm Chapter 3 (Worksheet and Theme Packet due Monday)
  • Begin Chapter 6--Voters and Voter Behavior
  • Chapter 6, Section 1--The Right to Vote
  • Chapter 6, Section 2:  Voter Qualifications
  • Assignments/Assessments:
    • Chapter 6, Section 1 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Chapter 6, Section 1 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Skills for Life, Unit 2 booklet, p. 21
    • Chapter 6, Section 2 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Chapter 6, Section 2 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Close Up on Primary Resources:  Voter Registration Reform

Tuesday, August 21

  • Chapter 6, Section 3:  Suffrage and Civil Rights
  • Assignments/Assessments:
    • Daily Quiz:  Chapter 6, Sections 1 & 2
    • Chapter 6, Section 3 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • The Enduring Constitution booklet, pp. 11-12
    • Chapter 6, Section 3 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Close Up on Primary Resources:  Seneca Falls Declaration; Lucy Stone's Letter to the New Jersey Tax Collector; Civil Rights Act; and Voting Rights Act

Wednesday, August 22

  • Chapter 6, Section 4:  Voter Behavior
  • Begin Chapter 7:  The Electoral Process
  • Chapter 7, Section 1:  The Nominating Process
  • Assignments/Assessments:
    • Daily Quiz:  Chapter 6, Section 3
    • Chapter 6, Section 4 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Chapter 6, Section 4 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Close Up on Participation:  Fighting for Teenagers' Rights
    • The Enduring Constitution booklet, p. 3
    • Chapter 7, Section 1 Guided Reading and Review (packet)

Thursday, August 23

  • Chapter 7, Section 2:  Elections
  • Chapter 7, Section 3:  Money and Elections
  • Assignments/Assessments:
    • Daily Quiz:  Chapter 6, Section 4 & Chapter 7, Section 1
    • Chapter 7, Section 2 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Chapter 7, Section 2 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Skills for Life, Unit 2 booklet, p. 28
    • Chapter 7, Section 3 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Chapter 7, Section 3 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Close Up on the Supreme Court:  Nixon v. Shrink Missouri Government PAC

Friday, August 24

  • TEST:  Chapters 6 & 7
  • Chapters 6 & 7 Packet Due
  • Daily Grade:  Page 187:  Establishing Primary Elections

Chapter 6 and 7 Study Guide  

Chapters 6 & 7 Study Guide is posted under Forms link.


Chapter 6 and 7 PowerPoints  

Chapter 6 and 7 PowerPoints are under the Presentation Link....They are two separate documents.

 

Voting and Elections!!!!


US Government Week 2 Schedule  

Monday, August 13

  • Animal Farm Chapter 1 Packet is due--Grade and Discuss
  • Pass out Chapters 3 & 4 Packets
  • Lesson--Chapter 3, Section 1:  The Six Basic Principles & Chapter 3, Section 2:  Formal Amendments
  • Assignments:
    • Chapter 3 Sections 1 & 2 Guided Reading and Review (in packet)
    • Chapter 3, Sections 1 & 2 Political Cartoons (in Packet)
    • Daily Grades:
      • Close Up on Primary Resources Worksheet:  The Mayflower Compact & Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
  • Begin Reading Animal Farm Chapter 2--Pass out Chapter 2 Packet (Due following Monday)

Tuesday, August 14

  • Daily Quiz:  Chapter3, Sections 1 & 2
  • Lesson--27 Amendments of the Constitution (Test Thursday on these)
  • Homework:  Write your own Amendment

Wednesday, August 15

  • Lesson--Chapter 3, Section 3:  Constitutional Change by Other Means & Chapter 4, Section 1:  Federalism:  The Division of Power
  • Assignments:
    • Chapter 3, Section 3 & Chapter 4, Section 1 Guided Reading and Review (in packet)
    • Chapter 3, Section 3 & Chapter 4, Section 1 Political Cartoons (in packet)
    • Close Up on the Supreme Court:  U.S. Term Limits v. Thornton
    • The Enduring Constitution Worksheet (page 4)
    • Close Up on Primary Sources, American Presidents and Federalism

Thursday, August 16

  • Daily Quiz: Chapter 3, Section 3 & Chapter 4, Section 1
  • Test:  Amendments to the Constitution
  • Lesson:  Chapter 4, Section 3:  Interstate Relations
  • Assignments:
    • Chapter 4, Section 3 Guided Reading and Review (packet)
    • Chapter 4, Section 3 Political Cartoon (packet)
    • Close Up on the Supreme Court:  Printz v. United States

Friday, August 17

  • TEST:  Chapters 3 & 4
  • Chapters 3 & 4 Packet DUE
  • Daily Grade:  Supreme Court Case Study #4:  Gibbons v. Ogden