Government Topics

Students Will:

1. Understand the Foundations of American Democracy

2. Be familiar with the three branches of Government and their functions

3. Understand significant Supreme Court Rulings

 

Role of the Enlightenment

Declaration of Independence

The Constitution: Formation and Execution

State vs. National Concerns

Executive Branch

Legislative Branch

Judicial Branch

Bill of Rights

Individual Rights and Responsibilities

Expansion and Protection of Civil Rights