• Unit 1- How SHOULD Government Work?
     
    This unit will focus on explaining the overall structure of our Constitutional government and in charting the places in the Constitution where the power of the Federal Government is limited through these means:
     
    - Limits due to checks and balances
    - Limits due to Constitutional prohibitions
    - Limits by republican ideals
    - Limits by reserved powers
    - Limits by the Rule of Law
     
     Unit Plan

    Unit Plan- How SHOULD Gov't Work (PDF)


    How Should Government Work  - Assessment Planner (PDF)How Should Gov't Work - Asessment Planner (PDF)

     
     Unit Vocabulary
     

    - constitution

    - republicanism

    - federalism

    - bicameral

    - rule of law

    - checks and balances

    - Concurrent powers

    - Reserved powers