*Assignments may be revised if school is delayed or cancelled.*
SS12: Eco. & Gov't.
Students are currently working on their "Democracy Is...project?" The project is due 4/24.
Students will be participating in a "Get Out the Vote" drive on May 10th to register voters before the School Budget Vote on May 15th
Current Event Template:
Ø Attach the article to back of written summary or paste link.
Ø List the title, date, author and source of each article.
Ø Write or type a brief summary (three-four sentences) on the article.
Ø State level of government involved (Federal, State, Local, International)
Ø Identify the key players (what person, corporation, branch of govt.?)
Ø In one to three sentences, identify and explain the following with regards to your article: social conditions, economic concepts, political/government concepts.
Ø State the public policy issue (all the things a government decides to do - in question form: Should the federal government ban/support...?):
Ø If you were in a position of political and economic power, what specific public policy would you design in response to this issue? Justify your response.
Ø Please be neat and legible; typed if possible.