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November 6

I can outline the process by which a candidate runs for president

SA 7

V 31-35

 

November 7

I can outline the process by which a candidate runs for president

SA 7

V 31-35

City Elections

November 8

I can explain the role of the Electoral College. 

SA 7

V 36-40

 

November 9

I can explain the role of the Electoral College. 

SA 7

V 36-40

 

November 10

I can describe the qualifications, term, and benefits of the Presidency.  

SA 5

V 17-20

 

 

November 13

I can identify the various roles performed by the president.

SA 1

V 1-3

November 14

I can explain how the Constitution provides for presidential succession and disability.  

SA 6

V 20-25

 

November 15

I can define foreign policy.

SA 4

V 11-14

November 16

I can identify the role of the cabinet and secretaries in the presidential decision making.    

SA 3

V 7-10

 

November 17

I can state the influence of the United Nations on US foreign policy.

SA 4

V 15-16

 

November 20

I can describe the president’s military powers and limitations.

SA 2

V 4-6

 

     November 21
I can give examples of the presidential legislative powers.

SA 6

V 41-42

           5 Essentials

November 22

No School

 

November 23

No School

 

November 24

No School

 

November 27

I can give examples of the presidential judicial powers. 

SA 5-6

V 41-42

Pres. Obama Pardons

November 28

I can illustrate how the appointment power works and describe the limits on removal power

SA

V 26-30

November 29

The Executive Branch Unit Review

November 30

The Executive Branch Unit Exam

December 1

The Executive Branch Unit Exam

Quizlet Vocabulary

Prezi Executive Branch Notes

The Struggle of Third Party Candidates

President Obama Values/Norms vs. Status/Roles on Immigration

document Choosing a President Essay   --  Scored on "Scale 8 Rubric". Will be worth 80 points in the "Formative Assessment". Please submit the finished copy via google docs to david.salzer@mpls.k12.mn.us by midnight tonight (12AM November 14th).
video Choosing a President Essay   --  Please consult if you have need a refresher on the assigned essay.
video Presidential Military Powers and Limitations   --  Use for short answer #4 on the Daily Questions if you missed class.