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D0-Now
•No quiz today- Fakeout 2011
•We will do a do-now after WSMS
Do-Now
• Please work on your do-now silently.
• When you’ve finished, you can take out the following
  to turn in…
 • Yesterday’s take-home point
 • Presidential roles booklet
 • Do-now corrections
 • Test corrections
 • Letter to me
 • Community service project
Announcements
• Quiz tomorrow; quiz Friday
• Test on Tuesday
• Review slides will be up today or tomorrow
Today’s Agenda
• Do-Now + Announcements
• Introduction to lesson + review
• Executive branch:
  • Notes on influencing policymaking & practice
  • Approve or veto!!
• Judicial branch:
  • Reading
  • Special guest
Review
• What did we do yesterday?
The executive branch & policymaking

NOTES!
Executive Branch & Policymaking


• The executive branch
                          Carry out? Why
  is responsible for      can’t I get
                          delivery?
  executing or carrying
  out the laws.
Executive Branch & Policymaking
• In addition to this, the
  executive branch has
  others ways of
  influencing lawmaking or
  policymaking. The
  president can:
  • Propose ideas for laws
                              Good thing I
    in an annual speech to    don’t get stage
    Congress called the       fright!
    State of the Union
    Address
Executive Branch & Policymaking
                           Seriously guys, my
                           ideas about making
                           a national movie
                           night are
                           awesome!!
• Appealing directly to
  the people (going
  directly to the people
  to get their support
  on laws)
Executive Branch & Policymaking



•Approving or vetoing
 legislation (remember
 checks and balances!!)
Executive Branch & Policymaking



• Appointing officials who
  carry out the laws (For
  example: Cabinet
  members)
Executive Branch & Policymaking


•Cabinet departments, agencies, and regulatory
 groups help the President carry out the laws.
• Examples of these include: Department of
 Homeland Security, Department of
 Education, State Department, NASA, CIA, and
 United States Postal Service.
You decide to

APPROVE OR VETO!
Approve or Veto
•We will read the scenarios on the board
 together.
•Hold up the green card if you approve of the
 statement on the board (if you think it is true).
•Hold up the red card if you do not approve of
 the statement on the board (if you think it is
 false).
Approve or Veto!!

•The President of the United States is the
 only person in the executive branch.
Approve or Veto!!

•Janie was born in England but became a
 naturalized citizen of the United States 30
 years ago. She can run for president!
Approve or Veto!!

•When the president goes to France to work on
 a plan on how to deal with Libya, he is acting
 as the chief diplomat of the United States.
Approve or Veto!!


•One way that the president can influence
 lawmaking is by working on a congressional
 committee that edits bills.
Approve or Veto!!

•The President can influence policymaking by
 laying out his ideas for what laws should be
 passed in his State of the Union Address.
Approve or Veto!!

•On her 30th birthday (gross, that’s old), Ms.
 Mitchem is allowed to run for president.
Approve or Veto!!


•The president is limited to 2 terms in office.
Executive Branch

PRACTICE
ORGANIZATION OF
JUDICIAL BRANCH
Unit: The Federal System
Judicial Branch Reading Intro

READING

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Executive Branch Lesson Overview

  • 1. D0-Now •No quiz today- Fakeout 2011 •We will do a do-now after WSMS
  • 2. Do-Now • Please work on your do-now silently. • When you’ve finished, you can take out the following to turn in… • Yesterday’s take-home point • Presidential roles booklet • Do-now corrections • Test corrections • Letter to me • Community service project
  • 3. Announcements • Quiz tomorrow; quiz Friday • Test on Tuesday • Review slides will be up today or tomorrow
  • 4. Today’s Agenda • Do-Now + Announcements • Introduction to lesson + review • Executive branch: • Notes on influencing policymaking & practice • Approve or veto!! • Judicial branch: • Reading • Special guest
  • 5. Review • What did we do yesterday?
  • 6. The executive branch & policymaking NOTES!
  • 7. Executive Branch & Policymaking • The executive branch Carry out? Why is responsible for can’t I get delivery? executing or carrying out the laws.
  • 8. Executive Branch & Policymaking • In addition to this, the executive branch has others ways of influencing lawmaking or policymaking. The president can: • Propose ideas for laws Good thing I in an annual speech to don’t get stage Congress called the fright! State of the Union Address
  • 9. Executive Branch & Policymaking Seriously guys, my ideas about making a national movie night are awesome!! • Appealing directly to the people (going directly to the people to get their support on laws)
  • 10. Executive Branch & Policymaking •Approving or vetoing legislation (remember checks and balances!!)
  • 11. Executive Branch & Policymaking • Appointing officials who carry out the laws (For example: Cabinet members)
  • 12. Executive Branch & Policymaking •Cabinet departments, agencies, and regulatory groups help the President carry out the laws. • Examples of these include: Department of Homeland Security, Department of Education, State Department, NASA, CIA, and United States Postal Service.
  • 14. Approve or Veto •We will read the scenarios on the board together. •Hold up the green card if you approve of the statement on the board (if you think it is true). •Hold up the red card if you do not approve of the statement on the board (if you think it is false).
  • 15. Approve or Veto!! •The President of the United States is the only person in the executive branch.
  • 16. Approve or Veto!! •Janie was born in England but became a naturalized citizen of the United States 30 years ago. She can run for president!
  • 17. Approve or Veto!! •When the president goes to France to work on a plan on how to deal with Libya, he is acting as the chief diplomat of the United States.
  • 18. Approve or Veto!! •One way that the president can influence lawmaking is by working on a congressional committee that edits bills.
  • 19. Approve or Veto!! •The President can influence policymaking by laying out his ideas for what laws should be passed in his State of the Union Address.
  • 20. Approve or Veto!! •On her 30th birthday (gross, that’s old), Ms. Mitchem is allowed to run for president.
  • 21. Approve or Veto!! •The president is limited to 2 terms in office.
  • 24. Judicial Branch Reading Intro READING