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November 5

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

SA 1

V 31-35

 

November 6

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

SA 1

V 31-35

Gubernatorial/SLT Election 

November 7

I can explain the role of the Electoral College.  

SA 1

V 36-40

 

November 8

I can explain the role of the Electoral College.  

SA 1

V 36-40

My Life Plan

 

November 9

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

SA 2

V 17-20

 

 

November 12

I can identify the various roles performed by the president.

SA 3

V 1-3

November 13 

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

SA 4

V 7-10

 

November 14 

I can define foreign policy. 

SA 5

V 11-14

November 15

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

SA 5

V 15-16

 

November 16

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

SA 6

V 4-6

 

November 19

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

SA 7

V 20-25

 

 

     November 20
I can give examples of the presidential legislative powers. 

SA 8

V 41-42

            

November 21

No School

 

November 22

No School

 

November 23 

No School

 

November 26

I can give examples of the presidential judicial powers. 

SA 8

V 41-42

President Obama Pardons

November 27

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

SA

V 26-30

November 28

The Executive Branch Unit Review

November 29

The Executive Branch Unit Exam

November 30

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.