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    How Our Government Works 
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    Set 1 - US Constitution

    https://quizlet.com/_2f0cpt

    or

    https://quizlet.com/_u940w

    Bill

    Bill of Rights

    Governor

    House of Representatives

    Impeach

    Judicial Review

    Legislative Branch Powers

    Main Job of Executive Branch

    Main Job of Judicial Branch

    Main Job of Legislative Branch

    How many branches are there?  Name them.

    # of Justices on the Supreme Court

    # of members in the Legislative Branch

    # of Senators

    Override

    Parts of the Constitution

    President

    Purpose of Checks and Balances

    Qualifications for House of Representatives

    Qualifications for President

    Qualifications for Senate

    Separation of Powers

    Term length for Representative

    Term length for Senator

    Term length for a Supreme Court Justice

    Term length for US President

    Top 3 members of the Executive Branch

    Veto

    “We the People of the United States”

     

    Set 2 - Election Vocabulary

    (We will not be studying all of these terms.  These terms are a part of our election unit during an election year.)

    https://quizlet.com/_2ez4v4

    Blue State

    Campaign

    Caucus

    Conservative

    Debate

    Delegate

    Democratic Party

    Electoral College

    Endorsement

    Exit Poll

    Front Runner

    GOP

    How many Electoral Votes does a candidate need to win the election?

    Independent

     

    Inauguration

    Majority Vote

    National Convention

    Oath of Office

    # of Electoral Votes each state gets

    Political Party

    Polls

    Popular Vote

    Primary Election

    Red State

    Republican Party

    Republican Presidential and VP Nominee

    Swing State

    Third Party

    What happens if there is a tie in the Electoral College?

     

                         
     

    Set 3 - Bill of Rights

    https://quizlet.com/_2f0c7e

    Set 4 – Review Games

    Interactive iCivics Games and other Games 

    Amendments 1-10

    Miranda Rights

    Federalists

    Anti-Federalists

    Bail

    Prosecutor

    Counsel

    Double Jeopardy

    Due Process

    Warrant

    Petition

    Assembly

    Press

    Speech

    Religion

    Amendment

     
    Amendments 1-8 Review - Click Here 
    Matching Amendments 1-10 - Click Here 
    B.O.R. Vocab Review - Click Here 
    Challenging B.O.R. Vocabulary Review - Click Here 
    Creating an iCivics Account:
    1. Go to www.icivics.org, and click on the “Join iCivics” button in the top right corner.
     
    2.  Select “Student” and enter your information on the registration page.  Make your password the same as your email password.  You will need to confirm your account by clicking on a link sent to your madisonnjps.org email address that you used to register the account.
     
    3.  Then click Log In in the upper right hand corner.  Enter your email and password.  Then you will see your main page and there are three tabs:  Profile, Messages, and Classes.
     
    4.  Click on Classes and then click on Join a Class.  You will now have enter our Class Code which is Marshall75581.
     
    Why should I register?
    1.  To keep track of your progress.
    2.   By playing the games you can earn points.  With all of those points you earn on iCivics.org! Every three months, iCivics takes a handful of community service projects from Ashoka Youth Ventures.

     

    Donate your points to the projects you like, and see which one receives the most support! At the end of each competition, iCivics will donate $1,000 to the winning project.
     
    Some Great Games 
    Branches of Power Game (30 Minutes) - Click Here 
     
    Win the White House (30 Minutes) - Click Here
     
    Bill of Rights Game (30 Minutes) - Click Here 
     
    All of the iCivics Games  - Click Here 
     
     
     
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    Legislative Branch Review - Click Here
    Matching Branches of Government Review - Click Here 

    How A Bill Becomes a Law Review - Click Here
    Judicial & Executive Branch Review - Click Here
    Branches of Government Review #1 - Click Here
    Branches of Government Game Review - Click Here

    Who Wants to be a Government Millionaire -  Click Here
    Checks and Balances Review Game - Click Here
    Citizenship Game - Click Here
    Brainpop Branches Video and Quiz- Click Here