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American Democracy syallabus

Principles of American Democracy, 2007 -2008
Mr. Anderson
All units are standards-based and require daily usage of a textbook: Magruder's American Government, Prentice Hall supplemented  by use of American Govenrment Globe Fearon. 12th grade History Focus standards are available on-line at the State of California, Department of Education website.
Fall Semester
CH 1: Roots of American Government
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
FINISH CHAPER 1 & TEST
 
CH 2: Democracy in the Colonies
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
FINISH CHAPTER 2 & TEST
Intro. To Internet Research on Contemporary Issues
(Standard 12.10)
 
(STANDARD 12.1)
CH 4: A Closer Look at the Constitution
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due!
(Standard 12.10): Freedom of Religion
FINISH CHAPER 4 & TEST
 
(STANDARD 12.4)
CH 5: Congress & The Legislative Branch
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due!
(Standard 12.10): Freedom of Speech & Press
FINISH CHAPER 5 & TEST
 
(STANDARD 12.4)
CH 7: The President & Executive Branch
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due! (Standard 12.10): Rights to Privacy
FINISH CHAPER 7 & TEST
 
(STANDARD 12.2)
CH 9: The Judicial Branch
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due! (Standard 12.10): Rights of the Accused
FINISH CHAPER 9 & TEST
 
(STANDARD 12.7)
CH 10: Power of the States
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due! (Standard 12.10): Rights to A Jury Trial
FINISH CHAPER 10 & TEST
 
(STANDARD 12.7)
CH 14: Local Government
VOCABULARY QUIZ
 
Internet Research on Contemporary Issues Due!
(Standard 12.10): Political Parties/Right to Vote
FINISH CHAPER 14 & TEST