Lesson Plans
American Government 2nd Q 08.09 Lesson Plans
Week: 01/05/2009 Instructor: Lynn Arndt Academics
Finish up Economic Unit.

Hand in Packet (Demand 4).

Finish up hour by discussion of what has been happening with the economy in the last two weeks.
Hand out Chapter 13 Worksheet on the Presidency
Students work on worksheet packet
Begin discussion of Chapter 13

Ask numerous trivia questions on the Presidency. If students are stumped, they will use text or other resources to look up answers.
Begin discussion of the eight roles the President carries out in his job
Discuss the President's role as Commander in Chief.

Is he Westin's boss?

Do President's have to have served in the military?