Mon - State Executive Branch: Explain
the functions of departments or agencies in the state executive
branch. Describe the roles of top state officials. Explain how
government agencies create, amend, & enforce policies at local &
state levels. Identify executive departments and agencies in Ohio.
Describe the state governments role in check and balances.
Tues - State Legislative Branch: Describe the structure, function, role of the legislative branch at the State level.
Thurs - State Lawmaking: Illustrate
how a bill becomes a law. Identify the role of state governments in
policy-making. Explain influences on the legislative process. (Reading, Spotlight on Int.Groups)
Fri - State Lawmaking: Analyze the effectiveness of citizen efforts to influence decisions of state and local governments. (Lesson Activities, Creating a bill) The Ohio Legislature