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March 6

I can describe the structure, terms and qualifications of the US Congress and its members.

SA 1

V 1-4

 

March 7

I can list the expressed powers of the US Congress.

SA 2

V 9-15

 

 

March 8

I can critique the process of reappointment.

SA 2-3

V 5-8  

 

March 9

I can explain the use of committees in the US Congress.

SA 4

V 9-12

Gerrymandering in WI

March 10

I can describe how Congress carries out its essential law making functions.

(Simulation)

V 13-17

March 13

I can compare how and when leadership in the House and Senate are chosen.

(Simulation)

V 18-22

 

 

March 14

I can compare the roles of the head of officers of the Senate and the House.

(Simulation)

V 23-26

 

March 15

I can trace the process by which a bill is passed in the House of Representatives.

(Simulation)

SA 5

V 27-30

 

 

March 16

I can compare and contrast how a bill is passed in the Senate compared to the House.

(Simulation)

SA 6

V 31-34

 

March 17

I can describe how Congress carries out its essential law making functions.

(Simulation)

V 35-38

March 20

I can compare the differences between the terms and election of representatives and senators.  

(Simulation)

SA 7

V 39-40

March 21

I can show how Congress carries out its essential law making functions.

(Simulation)

 

March 22

I can describe how Congress carries out its essential law making functions. (Simulation)

 

 

March 23

I can describe how Congress carries out its essential law making functions.(Simulation)

 

March 24

I can show how Congress carries out its essential law making functions (Simulation)

 

    

March 27

Legislative Hearing Prep

     March 28

Legislative Hearing

March 29

The Legislative Branch Unit Review

 

March 30

The Legislative Branch Unit Exam

March 31

No School 

Quizlet Vocabulary

Prezi Notes

Registering to Vote

 

 

video Introduction to the Legislative Branch   --  Be sure you can identify the five functions of the legislative branch after watching this short clip.
document Self Reflection   --  Download and type responses. Due at the end of the hour.