Online Week 1: March 30 – April 3

Schedule:

  • Students will participate in various Civics activities throughout the week and then turn in ONE final formative assignment to me each week.
  • My expectation is that students work on Civics for about 5 hours per week (60 minutes per day) and then turn in that week’s final assignment to me via email at gregorskis@ivyhawnschool.org by 5:00pm every Friday.
  • I also suggest students work through the activities/assignments in the order that they are listed below. 

 

Packet Pick-up Assignment:

  • If you chose to pick up a workbook from school last week and would like to work in that as an alternative to the assignments listed below, please complete Chapter 15 and 16 (pages 225–252) for this week.
  • Please either scan the completed work, or take a picture of it and email it to me at gregorskis@ivyhawnschool.org no later the 5pm this Friday.  You may also drop off completed work at Ivy Hawn on Monday’s between 8am – 12pm.

 

Online Assignment #1:

  • Complete the assignment titled “Plea Bargains” by clicking the link below.
  • You can print this assignment or work on your device and write your answers down on a separate sheet of paper.
  • What is a Plea Bargain Assignment Link

 

Online Assignment #2:

  • Complete the assignment titled “Murder or Manslaughter” by clicking the link below.
  • You can print this assignment or work on your device and write your answers down on a separate sheet of paper.
  • Murder or Manslaughter Assignment Link

 

Online Assignment #3:

  • Complete the assignment titled “James Bond in a Honda” by clicking the link below.
  • You can print this assignment or work on your device and write your answers down on a separate sheet of paper.
  • This is the assignment students must turn in on Friday by 5:00pm for a grade!!!
  • James Bond in a Honda Case Study

 

Online Assignment #4:

  • Go to icivics.com
  • Please play the games “Argument Wars” and “We the Jury.”
  • Once you have played each game at least once, play again choosing a different case if you should have extra time to devote to Civics this week.

 

Extra Assignments (Not Mandatory/Just For Fun):

  • Act out the play “James Bond in a Honda” with your family and videotape it. If you do a good job and want to show it off, send it to me to watch or let me know you are interested in sending it out to the other students to view.
  • Play “Do I Have a Right” on iCivics.