Fall 2014 Lesson Plans

Monday 12/8

Amendment 6 & Exam Review begins

Tuesday12/9

Amendment 7 & Exam Review continued

Wednesday 12/10

Amendment 8 & Exam Review continues

Thursday 12/11

Amendment 9 & Exam Review continued

Friday 12/12

Amendment 10 & Exam Review continued

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Monday 12/1

Key Concepts

188. 23rd Amendment

189. 24th Amendment

190. 26th Amendment

-Notes: Bill of Rights


Tuesday 12/2

Key Concepts

191. Patriotism

192. Responsibilities of citizens

-Notes Bill of Rights

 


Wednesday 12/3

Key Concepts

193. Duties of citizens

194. Forms of political participation

-Notes: Bill of Rights

 

*Key Concepts Quiz*


Thursday 12/4

Key Concepts:

-Finish all of Unit 4

-Notes: Bill of Rights

 


Friday 12/5

Key Concepts

-Notes Bill of Rights


 

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Monday 11/17

Key concepts:

173. glittering generalities

174. name calling

175. personal rights

Notes: Bill of Rights

Tuesday 11/18

Key concepts:

176. gun control

177. doctor assisted suicide

178. economic rights

Notes: Bill of Rights

Wednesday 11/19

Key concepts:

179. Right to work

180. minimum wage

181. equal opportunity

Notes: Bill of Rights

Thursday 11/20

Key concepts:

182. political rights

183. due process of law

184. minimum voting age

Notes: Bill of Rights

Friday 11/21

Key concepts:

185. Suffrage

186. 15th amendment

187. 19th amendment

Notes: Bill of Rights

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Monday 11/10

Key Concepts:

161. Election Campaign

162. Political party platform

163. Political party conventions (republicans/democrats)

Notes: The amendment process

Tuesday11/11

*Veterans Day*- Guest Speaker

Wednesday 11/12

Key Concepts:

164. Role of the media in the political process

165. Special Interest Groups

166. PAC's (Political Action Committees)

Notes: The amendment process/ The Amendments

Thursday 11/13

Key Concepts:

167. Lobbyists

168. Card Stacking

169. Bandwagon

Notes: The amendment process/ The Amendments

Friday 11/14

Key Concepts:

170. testimonial/endorsement

171. Plain folks

172. transfer/association

Notes: The amendment process/ The Amendments

HW: Get graded papers signed

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Monday 11/3

Key Concepts: 

146. Banking

147. money supply

148. availability of credit

149. bank reserves

150. loans and interest rates

Notes: Review of the 3 branches of gov't

HW: Study for 3 branches test and complete unit 3 key concepts

Tuesday 11/4

**Election Day- No School**

Wednesday 11/5

Key Concepts: None

Notes: 3 Branches Study Review

Thursday 11/6

Key Concepts: None

3 Branches of Govt Test

Friday 11/7

Key Concepts: None

Notes: Amendments

Hw: Get graded papers signed

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Monday 10/27

-Key Concepts:

133. Assessor

134. Coroner

135. Parish/county seat

136. precinct/ward

-Notes: Judicial Branch

-HW: Study for Legislative Branch Quiz

 

Tuesday 10/28

-Key Concepts:

137. Police Jury

138. Parish Council/ President Council

Notes: Judicial Branch

**Legislative Branch Quiz**


Wednesday 10/29

-Key Concepts:

139. Mayoral Council

140. City Manager/ Council-Mangaer

141. Commission Plan/ Commission Form

Notes: Judicial Branch


Thursday 10/30

-Key Concepts:

142. charter

143. proposition

144. home rule

145. ordinance

-Notes: Judicial Branch

-HW: *Complete Ch6&8 in workbook *


Friday 10/31

-Key Concepts:

146. banking

147. money supply

148. availability of credit

149. bank reserves

150. loans and interest rates

-Notes: Judicial Branch

-HW: Get graded papers signed


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Monday 10/20

-Key Concepts:

120. 20th Amendment

121. 22nd Amendment

122. 25th Amendment

-Notes: Legislative Branch

Tuesday 10/21

-Key Concepts:

123. Governor

124. Lieutenant Governor

125. State Attorney General

126. State Legislature

-Notes: Legislative Branch

*Quiz*

Wednesday 10/22

127. State Supreme Court

128. State District Courts

129. State Courts of Appeals

-Notes: Legislative Branch

Thursday 10/23

-Key Concepts:

130. District Attorney

131. Clerk of Court

132. Sheriff

-Notes: Legislative Branch

Friday 10/24

-Key Concepts:

133. Assessor

134. Coroner

135. Parish/county seat

136. precinct/ward

-Notes: Legislative Branch

-HW: Get graded papers signed

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Monday 10/13:

-Key Concepts:

103.Legislative Branch

104. Executive Branch

105. Judicial Branch

 

-Notes: Branches of Gov't.

-HW: Download/Print slides from TeacherWeb (Slides 2)


Tuesday:

-Key Concepts:
106.Congress
107.unicameral legislature
108. bicameral legislature

-Notes: Branches of gov't- The Executive Branch

-HW: Complete Key Concepts

 


Wednesday:

-Key Concepts:

109. President

110. Vice President

111. Electoral College

-Notes: Continue with the Executive Branch


 


Thursday:

-Key Concepts:

112. Presidential Cabinet

113. U.S. Supreme Court

114. U.S. District Courts

115. U.S. Courts of Appeals

-Notes: Continue Executive Branch

-HW: Study for Quiz on Executive Branch

 


Friday:

-Key Concepts:

116. Regulatory Agencies/ Regulatory Commissions

117. Independent Agencies

118. Federal Reserve

119. FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation)

-Notes: Executive Branch continued and Intro to the Legislative Branch

-HW: Get graded papers signed

 



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Exam Week

Monday:

-4th pd Exam

Tuesday:

-3&7th pd Exam

Wednesday:

-2&6th pd Exam

Thursday:

-1&5th pd Exam

Friday:***No SCHOOL***

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Monday:

-Notes: Test & Quiz Corrections; Bill of Rights contd.

-Key Concepts:

89.New Jersey Plan

90.Great Compromise/Connecticut Compromise

91.Three-fifths Compromise

-HW:***Study Key Concepts****


Tuesday:

-Notes: Review Game for Key Concepts Test

-Key Concepts:

92.Commerce Compromise

93.Presidential Compromise/Electoral College

-HW:***Study Key Concepts****


Wednesday:
**Key Concepts Test #1-76**

 


Thursday:

 

-Notes: Continue Bill of Rights notes and begin exam review

-Key Concepts: Complete Unit 2 #62-93


Friday:****No SCHOOL****

 

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Monday 9/22

-Key Concepts:

   74. Consent of the governed

   75. Popular sovereignty

   76. Limited Gov't

-Notes: Finish, Discuss, and the Constitution

*HW: Study Key Concepts*

Tuesday 9/23

-Key Concepts:

   77. State's rights

   78. Supreme law of the land/ Supremacy Clause

   79. Amending the Constitution

-Notes: Introduction of the Bill of Rights

**Key Concept Quiz**

Wednesday 9/24

-Key Concepts:

   80. U.S. Census

   81. Reapportionment of districts

   82. Thomas Hobbes

-Notes: Digging into the B.O.R.

Thursday 9/25

-Key Concepts:

   83. John Locke

   84. Baron de Montesquieu

   85. Jean Jaques Rousseau

-Notes: Discuss why the B.O.R. exist and how they compare to the grievances in the D.O.I.

Friday 9/26

-Key Concepts:

   86. Voltaire

   87. The Constitutional Convention

   88. Virginia Plan

-Notes: Begin introducing the different branches of government.

*HW: Get graded papers signed!*

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Monday 9/8/14

Key Concepts:

   62. Magna Carta

   63. English Bill of Rights

   64. Mayflower Compact

Notes:

   Close-read of Declaration of Independence

Tuesday 9/9/14

Key Concepts:

   65. Declaration of Independence

   66. Articles of Confederation

   67. U.S. Constitution

Notes:

   Continue Declaration of Independence

**KEY CONCEPT QUIZ 3**


Wednesday 9/10/14

Key Concepts:

   68. Federalist Papers/ The Federalists

   69. Gettysburg Address

   70. Federal Union/ federalism

Notes:

   The Federalists, Common Sense, and Wealth of Nations

Thursday 9/11/14

Key Concepts:

   71. Separation of Powers

   72. Checks and Balances

   73. Individual liberties/ rights of minorities and rule by majority

Notes:

   States' rights, Preamble

Friday 9/12/14

Key Concepts:

   74. Consent of the governed

   75. Popular sovereignty

   76. Limited government

Notes:

   Continue Preamble and the Constitution

HW:

   Get graded papers signed

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Monday 9/1/14

-No School


Tuesday 9/2/14

-Key Concepts: Finish Unit 1 Key Concepts

-Notes: Continue discussing the Enlightenment Philosophers and their ideas

-HW: STUDY!


Wednesday 9/3/14

-Key Concepts: None

-Notes: Review for Test #1

-HW: STUDY!


Thursday 9/4/14

-Key Concepts: None

*Unit 1 Test*


Friday 9/5/14

-Key Concepts:

   62. Magna Carta

   63. English Bill of Rights

   64. Mayflower Compact

   65. Declaration of Independence

   66. Articles of Confederation

-Notes: Declaration of Independence

-HW: Get graded papers signed


 

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Monday 8/25

Key Concepts:

36. Due process of law

37. Procedural due process

38. Substantive due process

39. Fifth amendment

40. 14th amendment

Notes:

Ch2 Sec1

 

Tuesday 8/26

Key Concepts:

41. Capitalism

42. Free enterprise

43. Market economy

44. Traditional economy

45. Command economy

Notes:

Ch2 Sec1 Continued

 


Wednesday 8/27

Key Concepts:

46. Mixed economy

47. Pure competition (pure market economy)

48. Oligopoly

49. Monopoly

50. Monopolistic competition

Notes:

Ch2 Sec2

Quiz:

Key Concept Quiz #2


 

Thursday 8/28

Key Concepts:

51. Merger/ aquisition

52. Interest rate

53. Investment

54. Inflation

55. Deflation

56. Labor force

Ch2 Sec2 continued


Friday 8/29

Key Concepts:

57. Employment

58. Unemployment

59. Underemployment

60. Income distribution

61. Business cycle

Notes:

Ch2 Sec 3 and introduce Declaration of Independence

 


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Monday 8/18

Key Concepts:

11.Reactionary

12.Radical

13.Hawk

14.Dove

15.Limited Government

Notes:

Ch1 Sec2 Guided note taking and lecture


Tuesday 8/19

Key Concepts:

16.unlimited government

17. Democracy

18.Dictatorship

19.Direct Democracy/ Pure Democracy

20. Indirect Democracy/ Representative Democracy

19.
Notes:

 

Continue Ch1 Sec 2 and begin Ch1 Sec 3

HW: Finish and study Key Concepts 1-20


Wednesday 8/20

Key Concepts:

21. Republic

22. Constitutional Monarchy

23. Absolute Monarchy

24. Authoritarian

25. autocracy

Notes:  Ch1 Recap and assessments



Thursday 8/21

Key Concepts:

26.Oligarchy

27.Theoacracy

28.Totalitarian

29.Presidential Government

30.Parliamentary Government

Notes: Ch27 Sec 1 & 2

Quiz: Key Concepts Quiz #1


Friday 8/22

Key Concepts:

31.Rule of law

32.Individual liberties

33. Rights of the accused

34. How a bill becomes a law

35. Judicial review

Notes: Ch27 Sec 3 and Types of Government Review

HW: Get graded papers signed.




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Civics 1st Semester Pacing Guide

Unit 1- Types of Government and Functions of Government (2 weeks)
         -Chapter 1 and Chapter 27
               -Types of government
               -Functions of government

Unit 2- American Foundations (5 weeks)
         -Chapter 2-3
               -Colonization/separation
               -Founding documents/ Enlightenment
               -English limited government/ English colonial control
               -Revolutionary War
               -Constitutional convention and compromises
               -Democratic principles in the Preamble and the Constitution

Unit 3- Branches of Government (4 weeks)
         -Chapters 6-8
               -Roles and responsibilities of each branch
               -Executive branch with foreign policy
               -Legislative
               -Judicial

Unit 4- Voting and Elections (3 weeks)
         -Chapters 9-11
               -Political parties
               -Campaigns and elections
               -Propaganda
               -Public opinion

Unit 5- Individual Rights and Responsibilities (2 weeks)
         -Chapters 4-5, 15-17
               -Civil Rights
               -Legal Rights and responsibilities
 
Unit 6- State and Local Government (2 weeks)
         -
Chapters 12-14
               -Federalism
               -Branches of government
               -Types of local governments
               -State agencies