Law and Individual Rights
Period E

(Wednesday, Wednesday and Friday)

 

Day
#
Date
Topic
Assignment Due
Tuesday
1
1/29

First Day of the Course  -- Welcome!

Wednesday
2
1/30
Introduction to the U.S. Courts
The Bill of Rights
Read "Understanding the Federal Courts"
Pages 1 -6
Complete Worksheet Understanding the Federal Courts PacketUnderstanding the Federal Courts:  Part One Worksheet
Friday
3
2/1
Supreme Court Decision Making Read "Understanding the Federal Courts"
Pages 7 - 14
Take Notes and Underline Understanding the Federal Courts Packet
Tuesday

4

2/5
Supreme Court Decision Making Flowchart Review Notes
Honors Contract Due
Wednesday
5
2/6
Supreme Court Decision Making Flowchart Work on Flowchart
Friday

6

2/8
The Federal Judiciary and Courts Flowchart due at start of class
Tuesday
7
2/12
National Socialist Party of America v. Village of Skokie 432 US 43 (1977) Review Notes
Wednesday
8
2/13
Supreme Court Decision Making and the Village of Skokie Case Finish Argument - Be Ready to Talk
Friday
9
2/15
Case in the Supreme Court
Federal Courts Vocab. Quiz
Federal Courts Vocabulary Quiz Federal Courts Vocabulary Quiz
Syllabus Confirmation Form Due
February Break
Tuesday
10
2/26
  No Homework during February Break
Wednesday
11
2/27
Friday
12

3/1

 
Tuesday
13
3/5
   
Wednesday
14

3/6

Friday 16

3/8

Tuesday
17
3/12
   
Wednesday
18

3/13

 
Friday
19

3/15

 
Tuesday
20
3/19
Wednesday
21

3/20

Friday
22

3/22

   
Tuesday
23
3/26
   
Wednesday
24
3/27
Friday
25
3/29
Tuesday
26
4/2
Wednesday
27
4/3
Friday
33
4/5
Tuesday
34
4/9
Wednesday
35
4/10
Friday
36
4/12
April Break
Tuesday
37
4/23
Wednesday
38
4/24
Friday
39
4/26
Tuesday
40
4/30
Wednesday
41
5/1
Friday
42
5/3
Tuesday
43
5/7
Wednesday
44
5/8
Friday
45
5/10
Tuesday
46
5/14
Wednesday
47
5/15
Friday
48
5/17
Tuesday
49
5/21
Wednesday
50
5/22
Friday
51
5/24
Tuesday
52
5/28
Wednesday
53
5/29
Friday
54
6/1
Tuesday
55
6/4
Wednesday
56
6/5
Friday
57
6/7
Tuesday
58
6/11
Wednesday
59
6/11

Final Exams