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Welcome to Civics! Go BULLDOGS!

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Units of Study:
Quarter One: What is civics, Forms of Government, Roots of American Democracy, The Constitution
Quarter Two: Constitutional Amendments, The Bill of Rights, Supreme Court Cases, Political Parties, 
Voting, Elections, Influencing the government
Quarter Three: Legislative Branch, Executive Branch, Judicial Branch, The Legal System
Quarter Four: State and Local Governments

Click here for FL Citizen Resources     *Find the District Pacing Guide (YAG) for Civics Here

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Monday 10/2 Tuesday 10/3 Wednesday 10/4 Thursday 10/5 Friday 10/6
  1. Warm-up: Study 1.1 & 1.2 vocab 5-10 mins
  2. Library Lab: setting up civics360 accounts
  3. Why Government? WS

 1. Warm-up: Study 1.1 & 1.2 vocab 5-10 mins

2. Why Government?WS

3. Library Last 20-25 mins of class

 1. OPEN NOTES QUIZ: vocab and thinkers

2. Enlightenment Project Rubric and Groups Assigned (Due Monday 10/9 & Tuesday 10/10)

  • OPEN NOTES QUIZ: vocab and thinkers
  • Readers Theater: Enlightenment Thinkers
  • Enlightenment Project Rubric and Groups Assigned (Due Monday 10/9 & Tuesday 10/10)

 1. Warm-up (Test Spec Question)

Poster Projects on the Enlightenment

Monday 10/9
Tuesday 10/10 WEDNESDAY 10/11 Thursday 10/12
Friday 10/13

 1. Vocab Warm-up

2. Notes Chart

3. Ch.4 Practice Test

4. Group Projects

 

1. Vocab Warm-up

2. Notes Chart

3. Ch.4 Practice Test

4. Group Projects

 1. Table Puzzle & Pie Chart Warm-up

2. Poster Project (in Groups)

3. Hamilton Video

 1. Table Puzzle & Pie Chart Warm-up

2. Poster Project (in Groups)

3. Declaration Review

4. Hamilton Video

 1. Poster Project (in Groups)

2. Declaration Review

3. Presentations