Lesson Plans
American Government 1st Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/15/2003 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Quiz Chap. 2

Read Chap. 3, Sec. 1

Do 3-1 section review #1-6 due Tuesday
Correct 3-1 review #1-6

Discuss Chap. 3, Sec. 1
define amendment, formal amendment, bill of rights in notes

Video, "A Republic if you can Keep it" (45 min.)

Read Chap. 3, sec 2 for Wednesday
Discuss Ch. 3, sec 2

Group discussion "Letters on Liberty" (pg. 78)

Read Ch 3, sec 3 for Friday
Split class in half
Project 1: Research an assigned amendment to present
on Friday.

Project 2: In partners, do pg. 84 # 1-24

Switch projects 2nd half of class period

Read Ch 3, sec 3 for Friday (if not already done)
Discuss Ch 3, sec 3

Amendment presentations

Review Chap. 3 for quiz on Monday