Civics Notes and downloadable worksheets

Unit 1- "We the People":  A Government of the Citizens
unit-1-publisher.pdf - complete notes for Unit 1
Unit-1.pdf -  Power point for Unit 1




Unit 2: The Supreme Law of the Land
unit-2-publisher-notes.pdf :  complete notes for Unit 2
Unit-2-powerpoint-2013.pdf :  Power Point for Unit 2
exercising-the-goals-of-the-preamble-2014.pdf :  Tell which goal of the preamble is met with each question
modern-preamble-2013.pdf :  Rewrite the preamble in a way that a modern audience could easilly understand
Preamble-booklet.pdf :  compile the goals of the preamble in a booklet
Seperation-of-Powers-and-Federalism-flip-2014.pdf :  Duel flipbook on Seperation of Powers/Federalism
Unit-2-checks-and-balances-in-action.pdf  :  chart that shows checks and balances in action
OUTLINING-THE-CONSTITUTION.pdf :  pair up with a partner and outline the Constitution
Unit-2-Amendment-Poster-Explanation-2014.pdf :  extra credit activity where you explain an amendment
Unit-2-open-notes-quiz-and-review-worksheet.pdf :  open notes quiz and review for Unit 2
Unit-2-Study-Guide.pdf :  Study Guide for Unit 2-students who complete may use for 15 minutes during test





Unit 3: The Legislative Branch- The Lawmakers
unit-3-legislative-branch-pub-notes.pdf  :  Complete notes for Unit 3
Unit-3-leislative-branch-pp2013.pdf :  Power Point for Unit 3
law-writing-prompt.pdf :  writing prompt for Unit 3
Unit-3-expressed-and-implied-powers-worksheet.pdf : Worksheet explaining the differences between the powers of the LB
Unit-3-Senate-and-House-of-Representatives-Flip-chart-revised.pdf :  Flipbook about all things Congress
Venn-Diagram-terms.pdf :  Terms for the Unit 3 venn diagram
house-and-senate-venn-template.pdf  Template for the above venn diagram
How-a-Bill-Becomes-a-Law--Poster.pdf :  Students are to rearrange the steps and complete a poster
Unit-3-Power-Point-Project.pdf :  PP student project where the students cover all things LB
Unit-3-Open-Notes-Quiz-2014.pdf
intersetgrouphandout2013.pdf   :  notes on interest groups
Unit-3-interest-groups-activity-2014.pdf :  activity where the students will research 
                                                                               different interest groups



Unit 4:  The Executive Branch-  The Glorious Burden
Unit-4-executive-branch-master-notes-publisher.pdf :  Complete notes for Unit 4
Unit-4-The-Executive-Branch-2014-PP.pdf  Power Point for Unit 4
If-I-were-President-paper.pdf : writing prompt for the unit
White-House-behind-closed-doors-student-worksheet.pdf :  Inside the White House-History Channel 
Unit-4-EB-intro-with-guided-reading.pdf
executive-branch-acrostic.pdf  Unit 4 acrostic using the note packet.  Must be complete sentences!
Airforce-1-student-sheet.pdf :  Inside Air Force One worksheet 
The-Executive-Branch-Foldable-2014.pdf :  Foldable that covers the basics of the branch 
Executive-Branch-Discussion-Web.pdf
Unit-4-EB-window-pane-Presidental-roles.pdf
Presidential-Scenarios.pdf
Agencies-web-search-web-activity-revised.pdf :  Web activity where the students research the EB cabinet 


Unit 5:  The Judicial Branch- Analyzing the Consitution
The-Judicial-Branch-current-version.pdf : 
Powers-and-Jurisdiction-Foldable.pdf :  flipbook for the intro to the Judicial Branch 
JB-basic-info-quiz.pdf 
Federal-Court-Systems-Flip-Chart-2014.pdf
Federal-court-systems-worksheet--instead-of-flip.pdf
Court-scenerio-worksheet.pdf :  students will have to decipher which scenario is a state of federal issue
Virginia-Court-System-student-sheet-2.pdf  sheet 1 is the template and sheet 2 has the terms that needed to be sorted
Virginia-Court-System-student-sheet.pdf
Federal-Court-v-state-court-comparison-notes.pdf This is a side by side comparison of Federal/State courts
Civil-and-Criminal-Chart-2015.pdf
Civil-or-Criminal.pdf  These two worksheets allow the student to differentiate Civil and Criminal Cases
booklet-procedures-for-a-criminal-case-brochure.pdf This is a two day quiz where the students will take the role of the accused.  They will walk their case through the judicial system
Unit-5-open-notes-quiz-2015-1.pdf
Unit-5-open-notes-quiz-2015-2.pdf
Unit-5-open-notes-quiz-2015-3.pdf  Unit 5 open notes quiz in 3 pages.  All 3 must be downloaded
Judicial-branch-jeopardy2.ppt    Single and double jeopardy to help the students review for the Unit 5 test
Judicial-Branch-Jeopardy-1.ppt
JB-jeopardy-student-sheet.docx Use this sheet to keep track of your jeopardy points

Unit 6: People and Politics- Using our Voice
People-and-Politics-publisher-notes.pdf :  Complete notes for Unit 6



Unit 7A:  Economics 1
Economics-publisher-notes.pdf :  Complete notes for Unit 7A
UNIT-POWER-POINT-7A-Economics.pdf :  Power Point for 7A


Unit 7B:  Economics 2
econ-7b-publisher-notes.pub :  Complete notes for 7A
Economics-7b-revised.pdf :  Power Point for 7A