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    "In framing a system which we wish to last for ages, we should not lose sight of the changes which ages will produce."  James Madison
     
                                              ** AP Government - Government - US History Lesson Plans** 
                                                                               2017-2018
     
                                                                             
     
    *All classes(AP and Regular Government) are required to follow the Year At A Glance which sets up the units of study based on the TEKS. The following is the YAG for Government (each semester)! 
    2017-2018
    Regular Government- Periods 1,2,3
    First/Fourth Six Weeks:
    Unit 1-Political Philosophy and the US Constitution:  Governments Are Instituted Among Men
    Unit 2-Celebrate Freedom Week:  The Blessings of Liberty
    Second Six/Fifth Weeks:
    Unit 3-A Federalist System:  A More Perfect Union 
    Unit 4-The Branches of Government:  Of the People, By the People, For the People
    Third/Sixth Six Weeks:
    Unit 5-Governmental Policies:  Securing the Blessings of Liberty 
    Unit 6-The Political Process:  We the People
     
    Dual Credit Government 4th period-This is an online course through Weatherford College.  Syllabus available on my plans, and your student has a copy.
     
    US History- Period 6 and Period 8 
     
     
     
    Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
    AP Government 7th period Fall, 2nd and 4th period Spring
     
     
              Students have been given a College Board approved course syllabus.  This course should be viewed as a scholarship opportunity! If students take and pass the AP Government test with an acceptable score they are eligible to receive college credit.  The College Board approved course syllabus is available on my web page.
      
                                                                          
     
                *****Students will be given specific due dates, and assignments in class****** 
     
     
                                              
     Please contact me if your student has not shared due dates, etc. with you.  Contact information:  pseipp@springtownisd.net
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
                                                                                                        ***Lesson Plans Subject to Change****