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BAR EXAM ON LINE REVIEW – 7:30-8:30!

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LEARNING EXPERIENCE ROCKTOBER 9/10 – MORE OF YOUR RIGHTS!

Hopefully you are still curious about how the First Amendment and the courts both protect and limit your rights … and you want more!  Tonight, dive into the remaining parts of the Bill of Rights by using the video below … Continue reading

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Learning Experience Rocktober 7/8 – The First Amendment

Religion, speech, press, assembly, petition – the Five Freedoms of the First Amendment. Are you read to learn about them?  I hope so … You have two handouts to use to prepare for our next class  – The Bill of … Continue reading

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The 2000 Presidential Election – what a ride!

Hey young historians – Ask your parents about the 2000 Presidential Election! Want to learn more? Check out .. The movie Recount, from HBO –  I got it at the library with my powerful library card. NPR’s Election 2000 Coverage The 2000 Presidential Election – The Authentic … Continue reading

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FINISH THE CONSTITUTION (At least the 1787 version)

It’s been a lot of government so far, my young political scholars – and we aren’t done yet! Here are some things you can do over the next few days to get that Constitution and the federal government cemented in … Continue reading

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Learning Experience – THE WILD AND WACKY ELECTORAL COLLEGE!

You read about the roles of the President and saw all of the benefits the President receives … but how does a person get that job with the cool White House? The Electoral College, of course – one of the … Continue reading

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WHAT’S NEXT TO DO? DIVE INTO ARTICLE II! (More awesome poetry)

We have hit the basics of Congress – so now it’s time to head to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue! To prepare for our next class, you have some “must dos”, some “can dos”, some “fun dos”,  and some “holy smokes I … Continue reading

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IT’S COMING …

2019 TAFT BAR EXAM REVIEW GUIDE

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Check out the LAWMAKING PROCESS!

How does a bill become a law in Congress?  The process is established in the Constitution (Article I Section 7), but it has become a bit more detailed since 1787. Read the handout presented in class for the basics, and if you … Continue reading

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WANNA HAVE SOME GOVERNMENT FUN? REVIEW ARTICLE I! (ooooh – that rhymes!)

YEAH LEGISLATIVE BRANCH! When you finish Article I, you are halfway done with the Constitution.¬†You deserve some ice cream! If you want to see a little bit of Congress in action, sign up for the WE THE PEOPLE CHALLENGE on … Continue reading

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