Submitted by jjgriffin488 on Wed, 06/21/2017 - 11:23am.
This is a writing assignment designed specifically for the special education setting. It involves having the students watch a high-interest video with teacher supported discussion. Students will use the information from the video along with three informational articles that they read. One article is provided for them.
This lesson will be used on the second day of class to introduce the purpose for government. There is also a survey for the students to take about the top 10 achievements of the U.S. government in the last 75 years. There is also a powerpoint going over the first half of the key concepts in AP Government as well as a google forms quiz to give in the last 5 minutes of class.