IF YOU ARE WORKING FROM HOME, please visit your Civics Canvas page for daily instructions and assignments. To access Canvas, go to vPortal and select the Canvas tile. When open, click the M/J Civics tile and you will be directed to the Unit Module: Political Heritage and Founding Fathers. Click on the daily pages in the module for lesson instructions and assignments. If you have any questions or need clarification on the lesson, please let me know and I will set up a zoom meeting.
|Unit of Instruction||Political Heritage and Found Fathers|
SS.7.C.1.1 Recognize how Enlightenment ideas including Montesquieu’s view of separation of power and John Locke’s theories related to natural law and how Locke’s social contract influenced the Found Fathers.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
I will examine how Enlightenment ideas influenced the Founders’ beliefs about individual liberties and government.
Tuesday (Periods 1,3, & 4)
Thursday (Periods 1,3, & 4)
The Enlightenment: A Time of New Ideas reading and worksheet (formative)
Friday (Periods 5,6, & 8)
Today, you will have a substitute. If I get a good report, you will receive a minute of time towards your class goal, so do your best. Please complete the following activities.
1. Watch the Instructional Video on The Enlightenment
2. Watch the short video about John Locke and Natural Rights. Natural Rights Video
If you finish ALL the work for today, you may play iCivics games.
CPalms tutorial – upload completion certificate to gradebook (formative)
ALL IEP and ESOL accommodations will be provided daily.