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  1. 1. DO-NOW <ul><li>We will complete the Do-Now and transition activity after WSMS. </li></ul><ul><li>Please take your study guide out so I can check it. </li></ul>
  2. 2. DO-NOW <ul><li>Please work on your Do-Now and transition activity silently. </li></ul><ul><li>When you are done with the multiple choice, take out a sheet of paper and write a question you have about any of the topics we’ve covered: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Political parties </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Campaign financing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Analyzing campaign materials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Role of the media in the political process </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Voter registration & participation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Electoral College </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. ANNOUNCEMENTS <ul><li>Donut money? </li></ul><ul><li>Test tomorrow </li></ul><ul><ul><li>STUDY HALL TODAY> STOP BY IF YOU HAVE ?S </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Extra credit- review slides on blog </li></ul>
  4. 4. REVIEW <ul><li>What did we do yesterday? </li></ul>
  5. 5. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: <ul><li>Electoral College process </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A slate of electors for each state is chosen by popular vote. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Most states have a winner-take-all system. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The electors meet to vote for president and vice president. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Number of electors/electoral votes based on Congressional representation (which is based on population) </li></ul>
  6. 6. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: <ul><li>The winner-take-all system leads to the targeting of densely populated states for campaigning, although candidates must pay attention to less populated states whose electoral votes may make the difference in tight elections. </li></ul><ul><li>The requirement for a majority vote to win in the Electoral College favors a two-party system. </li></ul>
  7. 7. REVIEW DAY Unit: Elections & Political Parties
  8. 8. TODAY’S AGENDA <ul><li>Do-Now + transition </li></ul><ul><li>Announcements + review </li></ul><ul><li>Review: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Study guide </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Go over pre-test </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review game of awesomeness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Q & A </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. STUDY GUIDE <ul><li>Please take out a red pen </li></ul>
  10. 10. PRE-TEST <ul><li>Please fill in the “after” column </li></ul>
  11. 11. REVIEW GAME OF AWESOMENESS <ul><li>Unit: Elections & Political Parties </li></ul>
  12. 12. REVIEW GAME OF AWESOMENESS <ul><li>Team___?____ </li></ul><ul><li>Team___?____ </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Bias </li></ul><ul><li>Propaganda </li></ul><ul><li>Campaign materials </li></ul><ul><li>Electoral college </li></ul><ul><li>Republican </li></ul><ul><li>Political action committee (PAC) </li></ul><ul><li>Mass media </li></ul><ul><li>National Education Association </li></ul><ul><li>Separating fact from opinion </li></ul><ul><li>Identifying candidates </li></ul><ul><li>Television </li></ul><ul><li>22 days </li></ul><ul><li>18 days </li></ul><ul><li>Political ideology </li></ul><ul><li>Opinion </li></ul><ul><li>Electorate </li></ul><ul><li>platform </li></ul><ul><li>Voter qualification </li></ul><ul><li>Democrats </li></ul><ul><li>Third Party </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluating sources </li></ul><ul><li>Special-interest groups </li></ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul><ul><li>Independent </li></ul><ul><li>Sarah Palin </li></ul><ul><li>Often concerned with one issue </li></ul><ul><li>Appeal to the political center </li></ul><ul><li>Winner-take-all system </li></ul><ul><li>13 </li></ul><ul><li>18 years old by election day </li></ul><ul><li>Presidential election </li></ul><ul><li>55 </li></ul><ul><li>Limits placed on campaign contributions </li></ul><ul><li>22 years old by election day </li></ul><ul><li>In-person at DMV </li></ul><ul><li>Electors </li></ul><ul><li>Failure to register </li></ul><ul><li>Wealthy people have an advantage </li></ul><ul><li>Voter registration </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Jefferson </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. citizen </li></ul><ul><li>Green </li></ul><ul><li>Political party </li></ul>
  14. 14. Q & A <ul><li>Last-minute questions about test? </li></ul>