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Civics describes the organization and operation of government on the local, state, and national levels. Students’ roles in family, school, and the economy are investigated with an emphasis on their rights and responsibilities. Students will also develop an understanding of the challenges faced with U.S. foreign policy.

Students will be provided with the textbook Building Citizenship Civics and Economics

After completing the course, students will be able to:

  1. Explain the purpose of government and the basic values and ideas of Americandemocracy.
  2. Discuss the structure and function of government at the local, state, and federallevels.
  3. Describe the American economic system and its impact on the nation’s financialhealth.
  4. Understand the rights and responsibilities of citizenship in Americatoday.
  5. List some of the challenges in U.S. foreign policy and other issues facing Americans.

Course Outline

Lesson 1

Lesson 1.1 Chapter 1: Americans, Citizenship, and Governments

Lesson 1.2 Chapter 2: The American Colonies and Their Government

Lesson 1.3 Chapter 3: The Constitution

Lesson 1.4.  Chapter 4: The Bill of Rights


Lesson 2

Lesson 2.1 Chapter 5: The Legislative Branch

Lesson 2.2 Chapter 6: The Executive Branch

Lesson 2.3 Chapter 7: The Judicial Branch

Lesson 2.4: Chapter 8: Political Parties

Lesson 2.5 Chapter 9: Voting and Elections


Lesson 3

Lesson 3.1 Chapter 10:  Public Opinion and Government

Lesson 3.2 Chapter 11: State Government

Lesson 3.3 Chapter 12: Local Government


Part 2 (Second Semester)

Lesson 4

Lesson 4.1 Chapter 13: Dealing with Community Issues

Lesson 4.2 Chapter 14: Citizens and the Law

Lesson 4.3 Chapter 15: Civil and Criminal Law

Lesson 4.4 Chapter 16: Introduction to Economics


Lesson 5

Lesson 5.1 Chapter 17: The American Economy

Lesson 5.2 Chapter 18: Personal Finance

Lesson 5.3 Chapter 19: Business in America

Lesson 5.4 Chapter 20: Government’s Role in the Economy



Lesson 6

Lesson 6.1 Chapter 21: The Government and Banking

Lesson 6.2 Chapter 22: Financing the Government

Lesson 6.3 Chapter 23: International Trade and Economic Systems

Lesson 6.4 Chapter 24: The United States and Foreign Affairs

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