Guiding Thought Question: Why is it so important that each branch of government remains independent from the others, and that they have powers over one another? Especially with the Judiciary, where judges are appointed for life.
Today's Learning Objective: Students will examine the methods which the different branches of government check the powers of one another. Students will do a project about the different checks and balances, and then find examples of them in a modern situation.
Environmental Policy 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.