Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13


  1. Paper return/grade update
  2. Finish "The Election Process" Power Point (last three slides)
  3. Begin "Journeys with George"
    1. We started this film today and have about 30 minutes to finish up on Monday
    2. The viewing guide is LINKED HERE
HW: any make up work

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Tuesday, April 11


  1. Media analysis due (turn in)
  2. Power Point/notes on "The Election Process"
    2. We have about three slides we will get to on Thursday
  3. Electoral College scenarios 
    1. map with different election possibilities
    2. read the directions listed in the document, which is LINKED HERE
HW: finish Electoral College scenarios

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10


  1. Finish "Media Analysis" assignment
    1. due tomorrow
HW: finish media analysis if necessary

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6


  1. Media Analysis Assignment (yellow paper)
    1. This is due next Tuesday
    2. Assignment linked yesterday
HW: make sure you are making progress on your media analysis

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4


  1. Present political parties and turn in all related materials
  2. Introduce "Media Analysis Activity" (we will work on this in class on Thursday)
    1. Instructions LINKED HERE
HW: none

Monday, April 3


  1. Finish up any remaining work on political parties in order to be ready for presentations, which are tomorrow
  2. Guidelines for this assignment were already posted, but I did pass out the scoring guide today.  you can find that document HERE if you need it for reference.
HW: be ready to present tomorrow

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23


  1. Today we were in the library working on the political party project.  See yesterday's post for the link to the assignment instructions if needed.
  2. Remember that the completed project is due the Tuesday after spring break (April 4) and make sure your group is keeping up on the assigned tasks.
HW: take care of any project responsibilities that you won't have time to finish