Ag 4 6 Daily Agenda

378 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
378
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
3
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Ag 4 6 Daily Agenda

  1. 1. American Government Tuesday April 6th
  2. 2. Tuesday April 6th <ul><li>Laptops today </li></ul><ul><li>Complete the survey on the main page of the AG Wiki. </li></ul><ul><li>Project Citizen Manual / Q due Thursday </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd Nine Weeks Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Project Citizen (new wiki page) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Groups (four students) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Research a problem </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>On-line Presentation </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Wednesday 4/7 <ul><li>Current Events </li></ul><ul><li>Project Citizen Overview </li></ul><ul><li>What is public policy? </li></ul><ul><li>HW: due tomorrow </li></ul><ul><li>Project Citizen, pages 1-9 (Due Thursday 4/8) </li></ul>
  4. 4. Current Events <ul><li>Senator Jane Orie (Majority Whip) </li></ul><ul><li>Grand jury versus trial jury </li></ul><ul><li>Indictment </li></ul><ul><li>Process- indictment, charge, arrest </li></ul><ul><li>5 th Amendment right- </li></ul>
  5. 5. Project Citizen, pages 1-9 (Due Thursday 4/8) <ul><li>Project Citizen, pages 1-9 (Due Thursday 4/8) </li></ul><ul><li>1. Define the following concepts: liberalism, constitutionalism, democracy, republic, federalism </li></ul><ul><li>2. Answer the questions on page five (Demonstrating Understanding of Basic Concepts and Their Implications). </li></ul><ul><li>3. What are the three tasks that citizens are expected to demonstrate in order to play an active role in our democracy? </li></ul><ul><li>4. What is the principle purpose of Project Citizen? </li></ul><ul><li>5. What are the four tasks that you will complete after selecting a problem for your Project Citizen group project? </li></ul><ul><li>6. Complete the on line Participation in Democracy survey on the Project Citizen page. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Thursday 4/8 <ul><li>Laptops today </li></ul><ul><li>HW Review-Each one teach one activity </li></ul><ul><li>Hw collected </li></ul><ul><li>On-Line activities (AG Wiki/ Project Citizen): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Takepart.com analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alex lin article Q/A </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation in Democracy Survey on page 9 </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Friday 4/9 <ul><li>Laptops today </li></ul><ul><li>Project Citizen Review-Each one teach one activity </li></ul><ul><li>On-line quiz </li></ul><ul><li>On-Line activities: AG Wiki/ Project Citizen </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Takepart.com analysis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alex lin article Q/A </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation in Democracy Survey on page 9 & on-line </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Thursday 4/8 <ul><li>Our American political system can be described as a liberal, constitutional, democratic republic with a federal system of government. </li></ul><ul><li>What does this statement mean (term by term)? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Thursday 4/8 Current Events <ul><li>1. Who is the Russian President? </li></ul><ul><li>2. Why did he meet with President Obama in Prague? </li></ul><ul><li>3. What happens next after President Obama’s signature to the document? </li></ul>
  10. 10. Thursday 4/8 <ul><li>Make a list of the electronic devices you have in your home. </li></ul>
  11. 11. What would you do? <ul><li>If you could change/improve/add something to NASH…. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. What would you do? <ul><li>If you could change/improve/add something in your community </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3. </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. What would you do? <ul><li>If you could change/improve/add something to our county/state </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3. </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. What is public policy?
  15. 15. Public Policy <ul><li>Public policy is an attempt by the government to address a public issue . The government, whether it is city, state, or federal, develops public policy in terms of laws, regulations, decisions, and actions.. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Public Policy Making <ul><li>There are three parts to public policy-making: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>problems, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>players, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>and the policy </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Public Policy Making <ul><li>The problem is the issue that needs to be addressed. </li></ul><ul><li>The player is the individual or group that is influential in forming a plan to address the problem in question. </li></ul><ul><li>Policy is the finalized course of action decided upon by the government. In most cases, policies are widely open to interpretation by non-governmental players, including those in the private sector. </li></ul><ul><li>Public policy is also made by leaders of religious and cultural institutions. </li></ul>

×