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AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

High School credit


Required Course Material Links:

US CONSTITUTION

HOLY BIBLE

1828 DICTIONARY


Syllabus

TEACHER: Melanie Kriewaldt  *  mkriewaldt@gwbridgeacademy.com * 512-541-9212

UNIT 1: AMERICA'S FOUNDING DOCUMENTS

  1. Lesson 1 -The Long Road to American Government
  2. Lesson 2 -Declaration of Independence
  3. Lesson 3 -Articles of Confederation
  4. Lesson 4 -U.S. Constitution -Article I (Legislative Branch)
  5. Lesson 5 -U.S. Constitution -Article II (Executive Branch)
  6. Lesson 6 -U.S. Constitution -Article III (Judicial Branch)
  7. Lesson 7 -U.S. Constitution -Articles IV, V, VI & VII
  8. Lesson 8 -The Federalist Papers
  9. Lesson 9 -Bill of Rights and later Amendments
  • UNIT 1 EXAM

 

UNIT 2: PROVING GROUND OF THE US CONSTITUTION

  1. Lesson 1 -America’s Judeo-Christian Foundation
  2. Lesson 2 -American Political Parties
  3. Lesson 3 -First Amendment Debate
  4. Lesson 4 -Abolitionist Movement & the Civil War
  5. Lesson 5 -American Technology, Arts & Innovation
  • UNIT 2 EXAM

 

UNIT 3: COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN GOVERNMENT

  1. Lesson 1 -Comparative Theories of Government
  2. Lesson 2 -Comparative Theories of Economics
  3. Lesson 3 -Progressivism & Administrative State
  4. Lesson 4 -State and Local Government
  5. Lesson 5 -Globalism v. American Sovereignty
  • UNIT 3 EXAM


FINAL EXAM