Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30

Agenda:

  1. Current Event
  2. Liberal vs. Conservative thought
    1. We constructed a list of liberal and conservative positions and a similar list can be found HERE if needed
  3. Flag burning article
    1. Article LINKED HERE
    2. We had a philosophical chairs discussion about the issue of flag burning and the potential loss of citizenship proposed by the President-elect via Twitter
HW: read pages 203-209 before Friday--expect a reading quiz

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Monday, November 28

Agenda:

  1. Current Event
  2. Test Return
    1. examine your test grade and discuss the FRQ/scoring rubric
  3. Discuss Polling Questions
    1. We started to discuss these answers, but ran out of time
    2. This assignment should be turned in
HW: none

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18

Agenda:

  1. Finish "Journeys with George"
    1. film sheets due (8th period, we didn't make it this far)
  2. Polling Questions
    1. LINKED HERE
HW: finish Polling Questions before Monday's class

Wednesday, November 16

Agenda:

  1. Current Event
  2. Political Ideology Survey
    1. LINKED HERE
  3. Begin "Journeys with George"
    1. Viewing guide LINKED HERE

HW: take the ideology survey at https://www.politicalcompass.org/ (click on "take the test" after scrolling down)

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Monday, November 14

Agenda:

  1. Current Event
  2. Paper return/grade update
  3. Reading quiz pp. 180-90
HW: none

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday, November 9

Agenda:

  1. Current event
  2. Debrief the election
  3. Test corrections
    1. 1/2 point per explanation
    2. tests and corrections need to be left in the classroom
    3. additional corrections can be made at lunch or after school
HW: 
  • read pages 180-190 before Monday
  • p. 8 please take tripod survey!

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Monday, November 7

Agenda:

  1. 2016 Election Voting
    1. Ballot LINKED HERE
  2. Discuss the Electoral College
    1. We started looking through the Power Point LINKED HERE and will have to discuss in more detail when time allows
  3. Election Predictions
    1. Instructions provided in Google Classroom
    2. Also LINKED HERE
HW: none

Friday, November 4

Agenda:

  1. Current Event
  2. Test Discussion
  3. Election Investigation
    1. This should be completed and turned in to Google Classroom
    2. Assignment instructions are also LINKED HERE
HW: finish election investigation and turn in

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Wednesday, November 2

Agenda:

  1. Constitutional Underpinnings Exam :)
HW: none