Wednesday, September 8, 2010

American Government 9/8/10

In Class - Short video clip from Stephen Colbert: This clip discusses the recent debate over the 14th Amendment and its correlation to the recent immigration issue in Arizona. Group Work: In groups of three, get out your current event (HW from yesterday). As a group, complete the Web Double Journal. Be sure to include a citation and write 2-3 paragraphs synthesizing the information from the different articles.

For those who forgot their article, read the article "Clinton condemns Quran burning plan." On the back of the article, write a two to three paragraph reaction to this article for homework.

Homework - Complete the Web Double Journal and for those who forgot their current event for today, you need to complete the Double Jornal and article reaction.

QOW - None for this week.

Video/Article to check out:
Profile: Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, the man behind the NYC Islamic center
Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN

Also, CNN's Soledad O'Brien has an exclusive interview with Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf on "Larry King Live" Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET.

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