UNIT 1: FOUNDATIONS OF AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Chapter 1: Principles of Government
Chapter 2: Origins of American Government
Chapter 3: The Constitution
Chapter 4: Federalism

UNIT 6: COMPARATIVE POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC SYSTEMS

Chapter 22: Comparative Political Systems
Chapter 23: Comparative Economic Systems

American Government

UNIT 5: THE JUDICIAL BRANCH

Chapter 18: The Federal Court System
Chapter 19: Civil Liberties: First Amendment Freedoms
Chapter 20: Civil Liberties: Protecting Individual Rights
Chapter 21: Civil Rights: Equal Justice Under the Law

Link to technology resources
Link to School Culture

Skill-building

  • AVID
  • Social/Emotional
  • Academic
  • Mentoring

Technology

This page has resources for the technology initiates in the Santa Ana Unified School District.  Click here to learn more about Google, Canvas, APEX, and Web Development

UNIT 2: POLITICAL BEHAVIOR: GOVERNMENT BY THE PEOPLE

Chapter 5: Political Parties
Chapter 6: Voters and Voter Behavior
Chapter 7: The Electoral Process
Chapter 8: Mass Media and Public Opinion
Chapter 9: Interest Groups

American Government Lessons

UNIT 7: PARTICIPATING IN STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Chapter 24: Governing the State of California
Chapter 25: California Local Government and Finance

Three Branches One Government Game (Copyrighted and for reference only)

UNIT 4: THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH

Chapter 13: The Presidency
Chapter 14: The Presidency in Action
Chapter 15: Government at Work: The Bureaucracy
Chapter 16: Financing Government
Chapter 17: Foreign Policy and National Defense

UNIT 3: THE LEGISLATIVE BRANCH

Chapter 10: Congress
Chapter 11: Powers of Congress
Chapter 12: Congress in Action

Link to skill-building

Learn ~ Grow ~ Lead

School Culture

Resources to assist in developing a positive school culture.  Click here to learn more about Restorative Practices, Joven Noble, PBIS and Mindfulness Practices