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November 4

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

SA 1

V 31-35

 

November 5

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

SA 1

V 31-35

Gubernatorial/SLT Election 

November 6

I can explain the role of the Electoral College.  

SA 1

V 36-40

Interactive Electoral College Map

November 7

I can explain the role of the Electoral College.  

SA 1

V 36-40

My Life Plan

 

November 8

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

SA 2

V 17-20

 

 

November 11

I can identify the various roles performed by the president.

SA 3

V 1-3

November 12

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

SA 4

V 7-10

 

November 13

I can define foreign policy. 

SA 5

V 11-14

November 14

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

SA 5

V 15-16

 

November 15

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

SA 6

V 4-6

 

November 18

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

SA 7

V 20-25

 

 

 November 19


I can give examples of the presidential legislative powers. 

SA 8

V 41-42

            

November 20

I can give examples of the presidential judicial powers.  

SA 8

V 41-42

President Obama Pardons

 

November 21

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

SA 

V 26-30

November 22 

NI can describe how the president makes decisions and co-exist with the Legislative and Judicial Branch.  

Exam Essay

 

November 25

The Executive Branch Unit Exam

November 26

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.