Mon - Judicial Branch Test
Tues - What States Do: Explain the general structure and organization of state governments. Identify the major responsibilities and functions of state government (Reading, formative assessment-4 categories, Activity A/B)
Wed - Power to the States: Explain the origin of states' power as preexisting the Constitution. Define and distinguish reserved, expressed, implied, and concurrent powers. Identify the states' role in the U.S. federalist system.(Reading, formative assessment-T/F, Activity A/B)
Thurs - Power to the States: Analyze the powers held by the states including the states' "police powers" (Rights vs. The Public Good, Case Study 1 of the laws)
Fri - State-Federal Tug-of-War: Analyze
conflicts over the respective roles of national and state governments.
Interpret the extent of the federal government's power. (Reading, Formative Assessment-Agree/Disagree, Activity A/B)