Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Blizzard Bag Day


Good Morning,

Today, Tuesday, January 24th, is a Blizzard Bag Day.  Your assignment is to work on your final essay and your review sheet. Remember, your essay must be printed out and turned in on the day of your exam.  There are copies of the essay question and the review sheet on the blog in case you do not have yours.  Your final exam has been moved to Thursday, January 26th.  If you have any questions, I will be checking my email throughout the day (kkelliher@sau49.org)

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Final Exam Review and Thought Question (Essay)

Honors American Government Final Exams A and B Block are Wednesday, January 25th

Final Exam Review Sheet AND Thought Question Essay have been posted on the right, under helpful links.

You may do your essay ahead of time and staple it to your final exam.  

DO NOT SHARE YOUR ESSAY WITH ME.  
Only essays that are written or typed and printed will be read.

In class, we will discuss the specifics of the exam.


Friday, January 13, 2017

Late Work


If you find that you are owing some work, it will be accepted (for a late grade) up to Wednesday, January 18th.  NO LATE WORK WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THAT DAY.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

January 3, 2017


For Tomorrow (Wednesday 1/4):

  • Vocabulary is due
  • Read the 10 Supreme Court Cases Every Student Should Know, highlight 3 that interest you.
  • Current Event, dealing with a rights issue, is due Thursday.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Community Service Projects



So far I have been really impressed with the Community Service Projects.  It's nice to see you all learning something important while making a difference.

Just a reminder that if you have not done the presentation, tomorrow is the day.  And, bring in your logs that document your hours (if you have not turned it in yet).

Friday, December 16, 2016

December 16th

For Monday:
1.  Page 386 in the textbook, read the scenario and then respond to the prompts letter A-F
2.  Define the following words:  law, judicial review, unconstitutional, impartial
3.  Page 389 Questions 1 and 4 only.


Thursday, December 15, 2016

December 15 th

Executive Branch Quiz

KNOW THE ROLES OF THE PRESIDENT, KNOW THAT SHEET.

President's salary, and benefitss.
The maximum years in office is 10.
Term is 4 years
22nd Amendment limits the terms, passed in 1951
2 Presidents have been impeached, neither has been convicted.

What is the address of the White House?

Who is the current Vice President?

A few other questions will come your way