Wednesday, August 31, 2016

American Values Skits and Socratic Short Quiz

1.  Today you will be completing your gallery walk around the room to get the definitions of the American Values.

2.  You will get with the group number you were assigned and create a one page skit that is no more than 2-3 minutes long to explain your principle.

    1.  Rule of Law
    2.  Separation of Church and State
    3.  Freedom and Independence
    4.  Opportunity of the Market Economy
    5.  Representative government
    6.  Limited Government
    7.  Rights and Responsibility
    8.  Equal Opportunity

3.  After creating the skits, we will watch them and complete the organizer.
4.  After the skits, go to http://www.socrative.com/ , click on student, and enter room code: PNYEVPDBJ.  I will begin quiz when we are ready.  Once you complete the quiz you also need to Exit Card.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

American Values

What are values, beliefs, and Attitudes?



What are Values?
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What are beliefs?
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What are attitudes?

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At your table group, discuss:
The values of the Virtual World. (Write down your top 4)


The values of the classroom.  (Write Down your top 4)


The values seen in the both of these videos. 
Dwight Eisenhower Campaign 1952
Barack Obama Campaign in 2008










Are what Americans valued in 1952 Similar or different in 2008?  Explain. 

Dwight D Eisenhower:


Barack Obama:


Definitions from Gallery Walk: