Guiding Thought Question: Given what you know, explain the difference between the Republican and the Democratic parties? Think about the divisions of power, and what issues the parties emphasize as important. (Note: This is not the place to bash one party or another)
Today's Learning Objective: Students will examine voter trends at the state and local level, and examine what type of people typically vote for particular parties. Students will take part in exploratory geoinquiries using ArcGIS and Community Analyst. Students will take notes on the role of political parties, and then examine what the main parties think about a particular issue.
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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.