AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

High School credit


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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