Today's Warm-Up Question: Theorize why the founding fathers felt that it was important to divide power between the state and federal government. (Come up with two possible theories)
Today's Learning Objective: Students will learn about the early attempts at government at their weaknesses leading to revision by engaging in a discussion and notes about the Articles of Confederation and the subsequent Constitutional Convention, and watching an informational youtube clip while answering critical thinking questions.
US Government Class 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.