Thursday, December 8, 2016


All Late work from the 2nd Quarter is due tomorrow Dec. 9 by 3:15pm! After that all work that has not been turned in or completed will be given a 0.

Review for final

The Study Guide for the final has been added to the google drive. If you have any questions feel free to ask.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

finals schedule

Hamilton High School FINALS SCHEDULE
December 2016
Monday December 12, 2016
Regular Schedule- Periods 1-6 meet
PLC for Teachers = Test Prep

Tuesday December 13, 2016-                        Bell Schedule Remains the Same

Final, Period 1             8:15-9:39
Final, Period 3             9:54-11:17
BRAVES Time, Per. 2  11:26-12:02                 Finals Prep
Period 5                       12:37-2:00                  
Period 4                       2:10-3:10                     Finals Prep

Wednesday December 14, 2016-      Bell Schedule Remains the Same

Final, Period 2             8:15-9:39
Final, Period 4             9:54-11:17

BRAVES Time, Per. 5  11:26-12:02                 Finals Prep
Period 6                       12:37-2:00                  
Period 7                       2:10-3:10                     Finals Prep

Thursday December 15, 2016 –         Bell Schedule Remains the Same

Final, Period 5             8:15-9:39
Final, Period 6             9:54-11:17
BRAVES Time, Per. 7  11:26-12:02                 Finals Prep
Final, Period 7             12:37-2:00                  
Period 1                       2:10-3:10                     EXTRA TIME FOR TEST OR MAKE-UPS

Friday December 16, 2016 – MINIMUM DAY-          Bell Schedule Remains the Same

Period 2                       8:15-9:10                                
Period 4                       9:20-10:15                               IF ATTENDING GAME, TAKE ROLL IN CLASS FIRST
Period 6                       10:30-11:25                             (ALL ATTEND OR NONE ATTEND)

Period 7                       11:35-12:30

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Late Work


Sunday, November 27, 2016

Welcome Back!

We have 3 weeks left of government!!!

A few things to be aware of:

We will resume current events on November 29/30

We will cover Courts this week and next with an exam the week of Dec 5.

We will have a  final during finals week that will cover all the material we have covered in the class. The test will be comprised of test questions from all of our previous unit exams.

Few assignments and class meetings left so make sure to be on time, in class, and ready for the last 3 weeks!

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Law test

Be ready for a test on Law on Thursday/Friday

Period 3 Thursday
Period 2 Friday

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Proposition Presntations...and election week

Period 3 will start presentations on Thursday Nov 3
Period 4 will start presentation on Friday Nov 4

Both classes if need be will finish presentations on Nov 7

Will have a mock election on Nov 8 and resume current events on Nov 8th as well.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Weekend Oct 29-30

have a great weekend government classes! We will be in the libary next week working on our Proposition presentations and we will start presenting next week on Thurs/Friday.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Be Ready!!!

Periods 2 and 3 first amendment test on monday!!!! study the power point and look over your supreme court cases we looked at in class.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Period 2, 3 Homework

Answer the questions below in 7-8 sentences...or more.

Where does your right to free speech began and where does it end?

Think what you can say via social media, print, music, what you wear...etc.

***this will be due tuesday/wednesday

Friday, October 7, 2016

ALL CLASSES - Quarter Grades

I will NOT BE ACCEPTING ANY LATE WORK for the first quarter after Wednesday Oct 12 at 3:15pm for ALL CLASSES. If you are missing work those assignments will go to a zero after Wednesday Oct 12 at 3:15pm.

Debate Homework

Remember to watch the debate on Sunday night at 6pm OR record it OR watch it online and complete the Debate #2 Homework by Wednesday (2period) or Thursday (3period).

If you lost or can not find your debate #2 Homework it is up on the google drive!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Period 3 and 2 Homework

Short Quiz on Thursday/Friday on the basics of the establishment clause

Homework: write out 3 examples of where conflict with the Establishment Clause could be seen in a public school. Due Thursday/Friday

Monday, September 26, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Period 2 and 3 Homework

On 3 separate sheets of white paper write each topic from the debate we covered in class. Then create a two circle venn diagram where you label each circle Hillary Clinton and then the other Donald Trump. Write what they believe based on the debate topic in each circle and then in the middle what common ground they may have. Use the websites I showed you in class to get your information. DO NOT use third party sites or information that maybe biased.

Due Friday 23 Sept for Period 2
Due Monday 26 Sept for Period 3

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Homework Period 2 and 3

Take your committee assigned in class and find the following...

Chair Person (name):

     Party affiliation:



Bills the Committee is working on presently:

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Period 2 Homework.

Look up and write down the following information

Our district House Representative -
     When are they up for reelection
     Who is running (if they are)
          What are the parties they are affiliated with
          What are their stands on the major issues.

Our Senators - Who are they?
    When are they up for reelection
     Who is running (if they are)
          What are the parties they are affiliated with
          What are their stands on the major issues.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Period 3 Homework

Finish Lock and Hobbes and worksheet. - Due Sept 1.

Study and be ready for an exam on Locke, Hobbes, and Rousseau on Tuesday Sept 6. We will cover Rousseau on Sept 1.

Period 2 Homework

No Home work. Current Event test is for points this wednesday so make sure to watch the news.

Friday, August 26, 2016


Current events for points will start on tuesday/wednesday! make sure to watch the news this weekend and stay caught up on monday. Have a great weekend!

Period 4 Weekend

No homework this weekend! have a great weekend!

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Period 3 Homework - DUE MONDAY

What type of society/government will result from a group of people whose number one motivation is a fear of violent death? 150-200 words

Wednesday, August 24, 2016