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High School Social Studies - U.S. Government

Civic Life, Politics, and Government

Politics and Government
The learner will be able to examine the role of politics and government in society and determine the purpose of government, its characteristics, and why it is necessary.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Politics and Government Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Limited and Unlimited Government
The learner will be able to explain and apply the concepts of limited and unlimited government and the role of constitutions in preventing abuses of government power.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Politics and Government Comprehension Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Forms of Government
The learner will be able to analyze the basic features of major forms of government in the world today, e.g., federal , confederal, and unitary and compare and contrast the United States' republican form of government with those of other nations.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Politics and Government Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Rule of Law
The learner will be able to research and explain the importance of the rule of law and the sources, purpose, and function of law.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Politics and Government Evaluation Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
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American Political System

United States Constitution
The learner will be able to analyze the United States Constitution in principle and practice, describing its function as a living document and examining the ways it can be amended to accommodate change.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Political System Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Ideas of Republicanism
The learner will be able to explain how the ideas of republicanism are reflected in the values of American constitutional government.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Political System Comprehension Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Principles of the Constitution
The learner will be able to explain the extent to which Americans have internalized the values and principles of the constitution and made its ideals a reality.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Political System Comprehension Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Political and Civic Beliefs
The learner will be able to examine the importance of shared political and civic beliefs to the maintenance of democracy in an increasingly diverse American society.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Political System Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
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Principles of American Democracy

Legal System
The learner will be able to explain and evaluate the role of the United States legal system.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Principles of Democracy Comprehension Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Distribution of Powers
The learner will be able to interpret the concept of distributions of powers and describe how state and local governments are organized and ow they interrelate with the federal government.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Principles of Democracy Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Branches of Government
The learner will be able to analyze the concept of separation of powers, describing the purpose, organization and functions of the three branches of the national government.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Principles of Democracy Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
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World Affairs

Foregin Policy and Domestic Politics
The learner will be able to explore the development of United States foreign policy and how domestic politics and constitutional principles affect international relations.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
World Affairs Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
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American Democracy

Political Systems
The learner will be able to examine the evolution of political parties and evaluate their role as a mechanism for channeling public opinion.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Parties and Party Systems Analysis Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Citizens' Participation
The learner will be able to identify ways in which the American political system provides choice and opportunities for citizens' participation.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Parties and Party Systems Knowledge Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Citizenenship
The learner will be able to evaluate the impact and influence of participatory citizenship on government at all levels.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Parties and Party Systems Evaluation Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
The learner will be able to define the rights and responsibilities of citizens living in a democratic society.
Strand Bloom's Scope Hours Source Activities
Parties and Party Systems Knowledge Master 1.0 Tennessee State Curriculum 1999(a) Classroom
  
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