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2nd Set of Notes, Presidential Staff & Leaving Office in Google Classroom

2nd Set of Notes, Presidential Staff & Leaving Office

Instructional Video linked here, https://go.screenpal.com/watch/cZhbqIVLtnA

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2, Cabinet Propositions! in Google Classroom

2, Cabinet Propositions!

Your new groups are composed of members from three different departments within the President’s cabinet. Your task is to address a question asked of you by the President based on your issue. Questions are listed below:

Russia-Ukraine War: Mention Immense suffering, displacement and/or geopolitical tensions

US-China Tensions: Tech Trade, Taiwan, Geopolitical Influence, Potential Cold War What should our relationship with China look like right now? (Should we be allies? Enemies? How do we maintain diplomatic relations with them despite some of the issues the US & China disagree on? Do we want to continue diplomatic relations with China at all?)   

Race Relations: What is the current state of race relations within the US? What can be done to improve race relations and promote racial equality within the US? (Include current areas of concern & propose solutions).

Middle East Conflicts: Israel-Palestinian Conflict, Syrian Civil War, and/or Yemen's Civil War

Climate Change: Extreme Weather, Sea level rise, biodiversity loss, existential threat What is the current state of our climate? What effects is it having on Americans? What actions can the U.S. take to improve climate conditions?

Global Food Insecurity: Wars, Droughts, Supply Chain issues contributed to rising hunger & potential famine

In your groups, please compose a proposition to the President that suggests a course of action that she should take regarding this issue. Your Proposition:  
• Should include areas of concern from your research 
• Should include possible solutions from your research  
• Should include your recommendations as to how to take action on the problems addressed  
• Should reflect contributions from each department

Record your video on Flip linked in the Google Classroom Assignment

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3rd Set of Notes, Governor Notes in Google Classroom

3rd Set of Notes, Governor Notes

Instructional Video linked here, https://go.screenpal.com/watch/cZhbY1VLt6C

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1st Set of Notes, Presidential Roles & Powers in Google Classroom

1st Set of Notes, Presidential Roles & Powers

Instructional Video linked heere, https://go.screenpal.com/watch/cZhbF8VLOWs

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3rd Set of Notes, Governor Notes in Google Classroom

3rd Set of Notes, Governor Notes

Instructional Video linked here, https://go.screenpal.com/watch/cZhbY1VLt6C

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Check In & Test Locked Google Form in Google Classroom

Check In & Test Locked Google Form

Please fill this out before starting the Socratic Seminar today

Need a school chromebook for this

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1, POTUS Priorities in Google Classroom

1, POTUS Priorities

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Unit Goal in Google Classroom

Unit Goal

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Zero Unit in Google Classroom

Zero Unit

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Importance of Local Government in Google Classroom

Importance of Local Government

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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ANALYZE: Innocent Until Proven Guilty in Google Classroom

ANALYZE: Innocent Until Proven Guilty

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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U.S. Court Systems in Google Classroom

U.S. Court Systems

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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Congress: A Quick Review in Google Classroom

Congress: A Quick Review

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Dear Congressmember... in Google Classroom

Dear Congressmember...

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Congress: In the Headlines in Google Classroom

Congress: In the Headlines

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Congress: The Gerontocracy in Google Classroom

Congress: The Gerontocracy

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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Symbolic Speech Slide in Google Classroom

Symbolic Speech Slide

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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An Unlucky Tale in Google Classroom

An Unlucky Tale

Complete in class Thurs-Fri according to instructions.

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ANALYZE: Search & Seizure in Google Classroom

ANALYZE: Search & Seizure

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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Freedom of Religion: In the Headlines in Google Classroom

Freedom of Religion: In the Headlines

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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EVALUATE: Electoral College in Google Classroom

EVALUATE: Electoral College

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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ANALYZE: The Importance of Voting in Google Classroom

ANALYZE: The Importance of Voting

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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EVALUATE: Political Parties in Google Classroom

EVALUATE: Political Parties

Complete for homework according to instructions.

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Relevance of the Constitution in Google Classroom

Relevance of the Constitution

Complete for homework according to instructions.