THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!
Monthly Archives: September 2019
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
2019 TAFT BAR EXAM REVIEW GUIDE
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
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
Think you understand FEDERALISM? Want to learn more? Check out .. Play POWER PLAY from iCivics! Here’s a video overview of the topic from the Constitution Center in Philly: How about a crash course on Federalism from the peeps at … Continue reading
Who will be the top PolitiCat in the We the People Challenge? We will find out over the next few weeks by using an awesome platform from iCivics! As we discuss important government concepts prior to the Bar Exam, you … Continue reading
It’s an important time in your lives, young historians – you could even call it a TURNING POINT. You have the opportunity to read the 4,543 words of the Constitution – the supreme law of the land. As you dig … Continue reading
How will you show your understanding of the creation of the Constitution? Any way you want … as long as you hit the targets! It’s up to you!
“Probably the most intellectual debate we have ever had in this country” … “nothing less that American big bang” … “the first time in world history anything like that happened” … Those are power lines. aren’t they! When the Constitution … Continue reading