Miss Sherwood's Civics Class
"Democracy functions best when we have an active citizenry"
SUMMATIVE PROJECT WORTH 30%!
Link to the project below:
Start date: Wednesday Jan. 13th You will have 8 in class days to complete this task. Use your time wisely so that you don't have to do work at home :)
Presentations will be on Friday Jan. 22nd AND Monday Jan. 25th
MAJOR PARTY POLITICAL PLATFORMS-
Here you will find links to articles, work sheets and some assignments. Remember to save this page as a favourite on your device!
November 16th- 7 types of Government/ How to make a paperslide video
November 19th- Watch our Paperslide Youtube Clips on Types of Government!
Constitutional Monarchy: https://youtu.be/eFAlSewtoFU
Types of Decision Making & Our class as a society https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fuOznm6xH-cpYUEMvPxTbeeZNriCZ0xeukO2Jeabjsw/edit?usp=sharing
November 25- "Inequality for all" Film discussion questions
November 30- Levels of Government
December 1- Investigating Political Parties of Canada
Links to websites for research
December 3- Political Attack Ads
Create your own attack ad!
How a Bill becomes a Law
Current Bills- Good for you to see the structure for your good copy!http://www.ontla.on.ca/web/bills/bills_detail.do?locale=en&Intranet=&BillID=3005
Bill to Law Assignment
JAN. 4th ELECTIONS IN CANADA
First Past the Post
Jan. 5th- Elections in Canada
Voter Apathy Advertisement
How Elections Work
JAN. 7th- Who should you vote for?
Terms to review for Quiz tomorrow