Monthly Archives: August 2018

Thursday & Friday, August 30 & 31

Google slide group presentation…due TODAY (check the google classroom) time to finish up work you will be turning in Tuesday & Wednesday, Sept 4 & 5 UNIT 1 TEST ON TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 & 5

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Tuesday & Wednesday, Aug 28 & 29

How does Federalism divide power? Why are Marbury v Madison and McCulloch v Maryland so important? NOTES!!!! REMINDER: ALL VOCAB & QUESTIONS WILL BE DUE SEPTEMBER 4&5 BEFORE THE TEST

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Friday & Monday, Aug 24 & 27

What events led up to the Declaration of Independence? What kinds of goals did the Articles of Confederation have? Did the AoC accomplish all its goals? timeline to DoI AoC worsheet HBO’s The Words That Built America

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Wednesday & Thursday, August 22 & 23

Ms. Highfield will check your bullet point questions over the Power Elite and Pluralism readings. time to work on your AoC, DoI, Constitution, and Federalist papers

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REMINDER ABOUT VOCABULARY

YES, the vocabulary must be from the textbook

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Monday & Tuesday, August 20 & 21

Which political philosophers influenced our founding documents? What are the differences between the 3 types of representative democracies? (participatory, pluralist, elite) finish NOTES over political philosophers NOTES over the 3 types of representative democracies Power Elite and Pluralist readings reading … Continue reading

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