Intro: Overview, Attendance, Agenda, Introduce Essential Question, Objectives, Standards
Essential Question: What gives government authority?
—know the challenges faced by the Articles of Confederation government.
—know how the Constitutional Convention created a new federal form of limited government.
—know the opposing sides in the constitutional ratification debates.
—identify the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and the U.S. Constitution.
—analyze the challenges and compromises around the creation of the Constitution.
…Individuals, Groups, & Institutions(#8)
…Power, Authority and Governance (#ʻs 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
…Civic Ideals and Practices (#4)
Analyzing The Constitution: Analyzing a Bill
—Select a bill that has recently been passed either at the local, state or federal level.
—Discuss and analyze the process the bill went through.
—Create a flow chart to showcase its process.
—If the bill was passed and signed into law, how does it benefit Maui, Hawai’i or America?
—If the bill wasnʻt passed or was vetoed, what were the problems with the bill.
—Flow charts will be shared.