US and VA Government 4th Quarter Schedule
The following is a week-by-week outline of the course. We will adhere to it unless inclement weather, various school-wide functions, or other disruptions occur. I will try to update it as soon as possible in those situations. Students will also be advised of changes during class if the need arises.
ALL chapter questions and vocabulary terms will be found in the textbook, McClenaghan, William, Macgruder’s American Government, 1st edition, New York: Prentice Hall, 2003. Print.
April 2- April 5 The Executive Branch, Chapter 13-14 TEST 4/4 and 4/5.
April 8 – April 12 Chapter 15 The Federal Bureaucracy. Chapter 15 TEST 4/10 and 4/11. Start Chapter 16 Financing the Government
April 15-19 SPRING BREAK!
April 22-April 26 - Chapter 17 Foreign Policy and National Defense Chapter 16 and 17 QUIZ 4/24 and 4/25
April 29-May 3 -Chapter 18 and The Federal Court System and The Federal Judiciary. Start Chapter 20 Civil Liberties/Civil Rights
May 13-May 17- In class Civil Liberties/Civil Rights Project.
May 20 -May 24 End of year assessment 5/20 and 5/21.
May 27-May 31 Last week for exempt Seniors in class projects. See you at George Mason!