Friday, April 11, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK 14 (April 14-18)





In Class Activities and Homework:

Monday, April 14 - CIA World Fact Book China 
HW: Read China: Sovereignty, Authority and Power pg.258-268

Tuesday, April 15 - China: Sovereignty, Authority and Power Discussion 
HW: Read China: Political and Economic Change pg 268-275

Wednesday, April 16 - China: Political and Economic Change Discussion
HW: Read China: Citizens, Society and State pg.275-284

Thursday, April 17 - China: Citizens, Society and State Discussion
HW: Read China: Political Institutions pg.284-298

Friday, April 18 - No School

Friday, April 4, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK 13 (April 7-11)





Monday, April 7 - Nigeria: Public Policy

Tuesday, April 8 - 7th Hour Study Block

Wednesday, April 9 - 2nd Hour Study Block

Thursday, April 10 - Russia/Nigeria Essay Test

Friday, April 11 - Russia/Nigeria Identification Test


Friday, March 28, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK 12 (March 31- April 4)



Monday, March 31 - Nigeria Geography Work, Discuss Nigeria: Sovereignty, Authority and Power
HW: Read Nigeria: Political and Economic Change and Nigeria's Democratic Generals Article

Tuesday, April 1 - Prebendalism and Sharia Law, Era since Independence (1960 to Present)
HW: Read Nigeria: Citizens, Society and State

Wednesday, April 2 - Nigeria: Citizens, Society and State
HW: Read Nigeria: Linkage Institutions pg. 491-499

Thursday, April 3 - Nigeria: Linkage Institutions
HW: Read Nigeria: Political Institutions pg. 499-506

Friday, April 4 - Political Institutions
HW: Read Nigeria: Public Policy pg. 506-514
Boko Haram Reading



Monday, March 24, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK #11 (March 24-28)


Monday, March 24 - Review Political and Economic Change Concepts (Glasnost, Perestroika, Shock Therapy, Oligarchs), Citizens, Society and State (Nashi Youth and Chechnya)  HW: Watch the rest of the video on the Putin System and read 219-231

Tuesday, March 25 - Linkage Institutions HW: Read Russia Political Institutions

Wednesday, March 26 - Political Institutions Pt.1 

Thursday, March 27 - Political Institutions Pt.2 HW: Read Russia Public Policy

Friday, March 28 - Public Policy and Russia 
Multiple Choice Post Test

Some recent editorials on Russia, Putin and Ukraine
















Thursday, March 20, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK #10 (March 17-21)

                 


Monday, March 17th - No school

Tuesday, March 18th - Russia Pretest, Marxism vs. Marxist-Leninist Ideology Read 190-207

Wednesday, March 19th - Vocabulary Focus and Finish Marxism vs. Marxist-Leninist Ideology

Thursday, March 20th - Russia: Sovereignty, Authority and Power; Russia: Political and Economic Change

Friday, March 21st - Putin Documentary Read 207-218
                                                              Putin Music Video
The Putin System: Putin Documentary

Friday, February 28, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK #9 (March 3-7)

Monday, March 3 - Study review for UK/Mexico Test

Tuesday, March 4 - Essay Test for UK/Mexico (Essay Questions Link)

Wednesday, March 5 - Identification Test for UK/Mexico

Thursday, March 6 - Invictus

Friday, March 7 - Invictus

Friday, February 21, 2014

AP COMP GOV'T: WEEK #8 (February 24-28)



UK Mexico Essay Questions

Drug War Sites

TED Talk on Drug Cartels


February 24 - Mexico: Political and Economic Change
HW: Citizens, Society and the State p.351-357

February 25 - Mexico: Citizens, Society and State
HW: Political Institutions (Linkage Institutions) p.357-370

February 26 - Mexico: Political Institutions (Linkage Institutions)
HW: Political Institutions (Government) p.370-378

February 27 - Mexico: Political Institutions (Government)
HW: Policies and Issues p. 378-390

February 28- Mexico: Policy and Issues
HW: Begin studying for Test on March 3 and 4