I scoured the internet for some good videos and this was what I found!!! It is actually really good stuff and the guy does a great job of breaking it down without being boring.
Here is what you are going to be doing:
There is a discussion in Canvas for EACH of the videos.
You may complete the 5th video (Interest Group Formation) for extra credit.
HOMEWORK - This is in CANVAS
As we learn more about the Legislative Branch, one part of this that is very important is WHAT they actually do. This is part of the Legislative Process.
TO BE COMPLETED IN CANVAS BY BEGINNING OF CLASS TUESDAY!!!
Alright everyone. You will be working in teams this week to develop your thoughts on these potential landmark cases. These are 10 cases that the Supreme Court will be hearing this year's session.
You are allowed to self pick your group.
Please see the video for how to self-select a topic. (Links to an external site.)
Here are your instructions as a team:
Please complete "The Ones Who Judge" in Canvas before Tuesday's class
I messed up guys. No School Thursday!!!
In light of that, I will be putting together something special to work on over the week. I will have this up for you tomorrow, so check back then!...
This is a graded discussion: 50 points possible
The Rule of Law is a concept that has been around long before the creation of the United States. The main idea has to do with the need for every memeber of the society, including those in power, to be equally accountable under the law. There are different interpretations of this, and the United States is not the only country that claims to abide by the rule of law.
In my looking for something for you guys to consider, this website had the best breakdown of what they think the Rule of Law should mean. What is the Rule of Law? (Links to an external site.)
I have included the video we watched below.
Sorry guys. If you visited this page earlier, you saw that there were issues with updating and I asked you to come back. I believe the problem is resolved so here is the information you need to finish your assignment for Tuesday.
We have already seen President Obama's Farewell Address. Now you will watch the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump. You can find this link here: C-SPAN Coverage
You will find this assignment posted in Canvas. If you cannot get in to your account, do this in another application so that you can copy and paste when we get back to class on Tuesday.
Watch the inauguration of the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump. You can find this on television or on YouTube and many news sites after the fact.