Lesson Plans
American Government -Stevenson 3rd Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 02/25/2013 Instructor: Jennifer Stevenson Academics
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Monday:
Comparative Political Systems

"Country Expert" Presentations
Discussion: Which qualities best help governments to meet our goals? What qualities make us more or less likely to have good relations with a country?

Homework: Prepare for the Ch. 22 & 23 Quiz (Wednesday), Policy Paper (Due Next Thursday)
Tuesday:
Capitalism

Introduction to what capitalism is and how it works
Work in the computer lab on Policy Papers

Homework: Prepare for the Ch. 22 & 23 Quiz (Wednesday), Policy Paper (Due Next Thursday)
Wednesday:
Supply and Demand

Chapters 22 & 23 Quiz
Basic intro to the laws of supply and demand, including practice theoretical problems

Homework: Policy Paper (Due Next Thursday)
Thursday:
Capitalism vs. Communism

Simulation and discussion comparing the basic ideals of capitalism and communism - What makes each good vs. bad?
Work in the computer lab on Policy Papers

Homework: Policy Paper (Due Next Thursday)
Friday:
Capitalism vs. Communism

Further consideration of communism and socialism
News from the week

Homework: Policy Paper (Due Next Thursday)
 
 
 
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