Q2W6, November 29 – December 3 UNIT 3 DIA QUIZLET STUDY GUIDE

Tweet About It! Project!

 

 

TeacherJanna Rodgers
Subject AreaCivics
Grade Level7
Week #6
Unit of InstructionEarly Government and The Constitution
Standard(s) Taught

SS.7.C.1.8 – Explain the viewpoints of the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists regarding the ratification of the Constitution and inclusion of a bill of rights.
SS.7.C.1.7 – Describe how the Constitution limits the powers of government through separation of
powers and checks and balances.
SS.7.C.1.9 – Define the rule of law and recognize its influence on the development of the American legal, political, and governmental systems.
SS.7.C.3.8 – Analyze the structure, functions, and processes of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  • Recognize the Anti-Federalists’ reasons for the inclusion of a bill of rights in the U.S.
    Constitution.
  • Recognize the Federalists’ reasons for a stronger, central government.
  • Identify and define the Constitutional principles: limited government, popular
    sovereignty, separation of powers, checks and balances, federalism, and rule of law.
  • Recognize examples of separation of powers and checks and balances.
  • Identify examples and non-examples of rule of law.
  • Understand the importance of rule of law in protecting citizens from abuse of power.
  • Examine the processes of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.
Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday
Summative Test remediation
Principles of the Constitution PPT

Wednesday

Tweet About It! Project

Read excerpts from the Federalist Papers and the Anti-Federalist papers.

Write five Tweets that you could post to your followers, trying to convince them of your point of view. Include at least one hashtag per tweet.

Thursday/Friday
Cpalms Tutorial: Understanding Rule of Law

Tweet About it! project 

iCivics Game – Branches of Power

Assignments Due

Summative Test remediation
cPalms Tutorial: Rule of Law (formative)

Additional Resources

Unit 3 DIA Study Quizlet

https://quizlet.com/648190014/unit-3-dia-flash-cards/?new