Lesson Plans
American Government 1st Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/27/2012 Instructor: Jennifer Stevenson Academics

PowerPoint and brief simulation on Federalism - America's many levels of government and how they get along
Test preparation - What to expect in Thursday's test
Preparation for tomorrow's guest speaker

Homework: Prepare five good questions to ask Gene Short about local governments and what they can do for residents (Due Tuesday), Read Unit 1 (Due Wednesday)
Local Governments

Guest Speaker - Gene Short

Homework: Reflection on what I learned from the guest speaker (Due Wednesday), Read Unit 1 (Due Wednesday)
Catch-Up and Review

Catch-up on anything we missed, did not cover or did not cover clearly enough
Review for the test

Homework: Prepare for the Unit 1 test (Thursday)
Unit 1 Test

Unit 1 test and post-test reflection
Introduce Government By the People

Homework: Begin reading Unit 2
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