Unit 1: Identity (Proud to be an American)


Day 1: Course Introduction/Classroom Expectations

(January 23, 2013)





HOMEWORK - Complete Syllabus Acknowledgement Forms

Day 2: Unit 1 Guided Reading Questions

(January 24, 2013)




HOMEWORK - Complete Syllabus Acknowledgement Forms

Day 3: Citizenship Flip Chart

(January 25, 2013)



HOMEWORK - none

Day 4: Duties & Responsibilities of U.S. Citizens

(January 28, 2013)






HOMEWORK - Unit 1 Vocabulary Terms #1-7

Day 5: The American Identity

(January 29, 2013)

The American Melting Pot


The American Salad Bowl








HOMEWORK - Unit 1 Vocabulary Terms #8-13

Day 6:What is Government? / Types of Government

(January 30, 2013)




HOMEWORK - Unit 1 Vocabulary Terms #14-22

Types of Government, Explained


Day 7: Review

(January 31, 2013)




HOMEWORK - * STUDY NOTES, VOCABULARY, & STUDY GUIDE QUESTIONS FOR TEST!!!

Day 8: Unit 1 Test / Introduction to Unit 2

(February 1, 2013)






HOMEWORK - Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric


Unit 2: Change & Continuity (Legos of America)


Day 9: Foundations of American Government

(February 4, 2013)








HOMEWORK - Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric

Day 10: Causes of the American Revolution

(February 5, 2013)









HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Vocabulary Terms 1 - 5

Day 11: The Declaration of Independence

(February 6, 2013)











HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Vocabulary Terms 6 - 10


Day 12: Unit 2 Study Guide Review(Off Campus- Substitute Teacher)

(February 7, 2013)





HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Vocabulary Terms 11 - 15


Day 13: The Articles of Confederation

(February 8, 2013)









HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Vocabulary Terms 16 - 20


Day 14: Drafting the U.S. Constitution / A.O.C. Review

(February 11, 2013)








HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Vocabulary Terms 21 - 27


Day 15: Federalists/Anti-Federalists Debate & Bill of Rights

(February 12, 2013)









HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Study Guide


Day 16: Review: Federalists/Anti-Federalists & Bill or Rights

(February 13, 2013)


BOR Introduction - Bill of Rights Rap





HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Study Guide


Day 17: Unit 2 Review

(February 14, 2013)







HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric
- Unit 2 Study Guide


Day 18: Unit 2 Test / Timeline Project

(February 15, 2013)






HOMEWORK
- Unit 1 Honors Project - Unit 1 Honors Project Rubric




Unit 3: Balance (We the People)


Day 19: Preamble / Principles of the Constitution / Timeline Project

(February 19, 2013)


School House Rock - The Preamble







HOMEWORK
- NONE


Day 20: Intro to Constitutional Articles / Article I: Legislative Branch

(February 20, 2013)






HOMEWORK



Day 21: Article II: Executive Branch

(February 21, 2013)


--> Notes Review Quiz (Article I - Legislative Branch)




HOMEWORK



Day 22: Article III: Judicial Branch

(February 22, 2013)


--> Notes Review Quiz (Article II - Executive Branch)





HOMEWORK



Day 23: Three Branches Review / Article IV - VII / Constitutional Clauses

(February 25, 2013)








HOMEWORK
- Unit 3 Online Review Questions
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric


Day 24: The Amendment Process / Bill of Rights Review / Other Important Amendments

(February 26, 2013)







HOMEWORK
- Unit 3 Online Review Questions
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric


Day 25: Review Amendments / Federalism: Types of Powers / Comparing US Constitution to NC Constitution

(February 27, 2013)





HOMEWORK
- Unit 3 Online Review Questions
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric


Day 26: Unit 3 Review (Substitute Teacher Plan)

(February 28, 2013)





HOMEWORK
- Unit 3 Online Review Questions
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric


Day 27: Unit 3 Review

(March 1, 2013)







HOMEWORK
- Unit 3 Online Review Questions
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric


Day 28: Unit 3 Test

(March 4, 2013)


*Unit 3 Test


HOMEWORK
- Unit 2 Honors Project - Unit 2 Honors Project Rubric