Guiding Thought Question: Based on your research did you determine whether or not your bill was constitutional? Explain the case that you compared it to that helped you determine this.
Today's Learning Objective: Students will be able to explain the principles of the Limitations on the government and how they actually allow the people to have power and participate in the government. Students will take guided notes on the concepts and then answer thought questions connected to the main ideas.
Forum 3.7 - Anticipated Opposition
Forum 3.6 - Summarize Your Bill
Forum 3.5 - Passing a Bill
Forum 3.4 - The Current Supreme Court
Guiding Thought Question: Do an internet search and find a current issue relating to the Supreme Court. Explain the issue and how the Supreme Court is handling it.
Today's Learning objective: Students will be able to explain the structure of the Supreme Court and how the court can influence American Politics. Students will take notes on the basic structure of the court and then examine landmark Supreme Court cases and analyze their significance.
Forum 3.3 - Presidential Skills
Forum 3.2 - Executive Powers
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.