Q3W2, January 10-14

STUDENTS AT HOME – Please watch the videos below and use the links to complete the cPalms tutorial and the Comparing Constitutions worksheet.  Use the following documents for the Gallery Walk activity.  Federalism Gallery Walk Images Federalism Gallery Walk Response Sheet

Comparing Constitutions Worksheet

TeacherCara Copeland
Subject AreaCivics
Grade Level7
Week #2
Unit of InstructionFederalism and the Role of Government
Standard(s) Taught

SS.7.C.3.4 – Identify the relationship and division of powers between the federal government and state governments.
SS.7.C.3.13 – Compare the constitutions of the United States and Florida
SS.7.C.3.14 – Differentiate between local, state, and federal governments’ obligations and services
SS.7.C.2.13 – Examine multiple perspectives on public and current issues.
SS.7.C.3.9 – Illustrate the law-making process at the local, state, and federal levels

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Compare concurrent, enumerated, reserved, and delegated powers as they relate to state and federal government.
Compare the amendment process of the U.S. and Florida constitutions.
Analyze the issues related to the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday

  • Federalism PowerPoint (At home: see video at the top of the page)
    Students will identify the branches at each level of government and learn about Roosevelts New Deal.
  • Cpalms Tutorial – We Have Three Levels of Government
    Students MUST upload the certificate into gradebook for credit

Wednesday

  • Service Project brainstorming and planning

Thursday/Friday

  • Gallery Walk comparing the obligations and services at local, state, and federal levels
  • AT HOME STUDENTS: Use the documents on the top of the page (Gallery Walk Images and Gallery Walk Response Sheet) to participate in the Gallery Walk.  Turn in your completed worksheet when you return to school. 
  • Begin film, “Kit Kittredge”
Assignments Due

cPalms Tutorial (formative)
Gallery Walk (formative)

Additional Resources

STUDENTS AT HOME – Please watch the videos below and use the links to complete the cPalms tutorial and the Comparing Constitutions worksheet.  Check back for updates about the gallery walk.