Lesson Plans
American Government 2nd Q 03.04 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/10/2003 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Collect 9/3 review 3 1-5
Discuss Ch 9, sec 3 "Interest Groups at Work"
Help Wanted: Lobbyist project
Review Ch 9 first 1/2 of class
Quiz over Ch 9
Rd Ch 12, sec 3 for Wednesday
Do review # 1-5
Collect 12/3 # 1-5
Background on the roles in Congress
"I'm Just a Bill"
Discuss 12/3 "How a Bill Becomes a Law: The House"
Read 12/4 for Thursday
Discuss 12/4 "A Bill in the Senate"
Internet research: Research 3 "famous filibusters." Write a paragraph on each, explaining when, where, who, what and why. Due Friday.
Share filibuster findings w/the class.
Review Ch. 12.
Quiz at 11 a.m.
Next week: This is What Democracy Looks Like - Social Justice in the United States
Read Ch 21, sec 1 "Diversity & Discrimination in Amer. Society