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Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics

Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Institutions of Government Unit Materials for AP Government and Politics
Product Description
Fully editable unit for your AP Gov needs

~This unit costs less than $2 per day!~

Scope & Sequence, Enrichment Activities, FRQ's w/ rubric, Exam w/ key, PPT w/ Lecture Notes and Discussion Questions.

-Materials Included:

Word Documents
* 5 Enrichment Activities including webquests and guided discussion
* 6 Free Response Questions from previous APGOPO Exams
* 60-question multiple choice exam

-82-slide Unit Power Point
*Congress
*The Presidency
*Federal Budget
*Federal Bureaucracy
*Federal Courts

-PDF of all Documents
* Table of Contents and Unit Scope and Sequence, with links to relevant articles
* Unit PowerPoint in Handout Form
* Unit PowerPoint with Lecture Notes
* Relevant Lesson Plans with Handouts for Classroom Discussion and Activities
* 6 Free Response Questions from previous AP GOPO Exams (including rubrics from College Board)
* 2 - 60-question multiple choice exams (including answer key)

-Topics Covered:
* Separation of Powers and Checks & Balances
* Congress: Demographics, Off-Year Elections, Reapportionment, Gerrymandering, Incumbent Advantage, Duties, Leadership, Voting Options, How a Bill Becomes a Law
* Presidency: Founders Intent, Requirements, Term, Succession, Roles, Cabinet, Executive Office, Impeachment, War Powers Resolution, Presidential Approval
* The Budget: Income Tax, Progressive, Regressive, Proportional Taxes, Federal Debt, Tax Policy, Big Government, Budget Features, Budget Process
* Bureaucracy: Constitutionality, Max Weber, Evolution of Bureaucracy, Pendleton Act, Hatch Act, Plum Book, Federal Employment, Organization, Roles, Regulation, Iron Triangles
* Federal Courts: Participants, Organization, Original Jurisdiction, Appellate Jurisdiction, Federal Judges, Supreme Court Organization, Decisions, Strict Constructionist vs. Liberal Constructionist, History of the Court, Marbury v. Madison, Warren Court, Burger Court

Corresponds with "Government in America" (R) text by Edwards, Wattenberg & Lineberry (16th Edition, AP), Chapters 11-15.

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~Updated August 2015~

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Other Resources for the Relevant Classroom

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Total Pages
82 PPT slides, 193 PDF
Answer Key
Included with rubric
Teaching Duration
2 months
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