Guiding Thought Question: Think About your favorite movie or book that could be considered to have political ideas connected to it. What is the book or movie? What is the overall message of it? What part of the political structure does the book/movie actually touch on?
Today's Learning Objective: Students will be able to explain the role that the wider media plays in political socialization and the political system as a whole. Students will go over notes about the topic and then analyze political cartoons and their message and examine examples of media's influence in politics.
AP US Government and Politics Forum
Welcome to the Forum! Here is where you will be answering your daily warm-up questions. Please do not enter your last name for privacy reasons, and you may use a nickname if you would like (Just make sure Mr. Tredinnick is aware of the nickname you are using). Write out thoughtful responses to the forums on the days they are assigned. If you miss a day please take it upon yourself to complete the Forum you missed. Each Forum has the targeted Learning Objective(s) there so you can see what the focus of the day's class will be.