• Mr. Deutsch
     
     

    Welcome to Mr. Deutsch's page.  Welcome to 7th grade civics.  E-MAIL: deutschm@lake.k12.fl.us

    Together we will master civics and move forward into the world as better people.  I look forward to working with you.

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    Welcome to Civics! Orientation Splash Page
    Team Syllabus (including required materials)
    First Quarter  
    Unit 00
    Introductory Lessons
    Monday
    8 August
    Tuesday
    9 August
    Wednesday
    10 August
    Thursday
    11 August
    Friday
    12 August
    Summer Break 
     
    No School 
    Citizens of 
    Deutschland Rules 
    and Procedures 
     
     
    Unit 01
    Foundations of Government (Table of Contents)
    Monday
    15 August
    Tuesday
    16 August
    Wednesday
    17 August
    Thursday
    18 August
    Friday
    19 August
    Why Government? 
     
    Sovereign State 
     
    Who Rules? 
     

    Monday
    22 August
    Tuesday
    23 August
    Wednesday
    24 August
    Thursday
    25 August
    Friday
    26 August
    Sovereign State 
    continued from 
    previous week 
    Limiting Government 
     
    Rule of Law 

    Unit 02
    Road to the Constitution (Table of Contents)
    Monday
    29 August
    Tuesday
    30 August
    Wednesday
    31 August
    Thursday
    1 September
    Friday
    2 September
    Rule of Law 
    continued from 
    previous week 
    Unit 01 Study 
    Guide Creation 
    Unit 01 Test 
    available in 
    class only 
    Colonial Influence 
    Notes 

    Monday
    5 September
    Tuesday
    6 September
    Wednesday
    7 September
    Thursday
    8 September
    Friday
    9 September
    Labor Day 
     
    No School 
    Colonial Influence 
    continued from 
    previous week 
    Colonial Concerns  
    Notes 

    Monday
    12 September
    Tuesday
    13 September
    Wednesday
    14 September
    Thursday
    15 September
    Friday
    16 September
    Colonial Concerns 
    continued from 
    previous week 
    Just Right 
    Government Notes 
    Declaration of 
    Independence Notes 

    Monday
    19 September
    Tuesday
    20 September
    Wednesday
    21 September
    Thursday
    22 September
    Friday
    23 September
    America: the Love 
    Story Notes 
    Constitution Day 
    (observed) Notes 
    Unit 02 Study 
    Guide Questions 
    Unit 02 Test 
    available in 
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    Monday
    26 September
    Tuesday
    27 September
    Wednesday
    28 September
    Thursday
    29 September
    Friday
    30 September
    DBQ: Document Based-Question Essay Project 
    The Preamble and the Federal Budget: Are We Slicing The Pie Correctly? 
    PowerPoint (DBQ packet available in class only) 

    Monday
    3 October
    Tuesday
    4 October
    Wednesday
    5 October
    Thursday
    6 October
    Friday
    7 October
    DBQ Project 
    continued from previous week 
     
    Hurricane Matthew 
    Schools closed 
     to act as emergency shelters 

    Monday
    10 October
    Tuesday
    11 October
    Wednesday
    12 October
    Thursday
    13 October
    Friday
    14 October
    iPD 
    Anti-Bullying 
    Lessons 
    DBQ Project 
    continued from previous week 
     
    Anatomy of a 
    Constitution Notes 
     
    Second Quarter  
    Unit 03
    The Constitution (Table of Contents
    Monday
    17 October
    Tuesday
    18 October
    Wednesday
    19 October
    Thursday
    20 October
    Friday
    21 October
    Teacher Work Day 
     
    No School 
    Rules for Running a 
    Country Web Quest 
    What's For Lunch 
    3 Branches Activity 
    Three Branches 
    Web Quest 
    3 Branches 
    Simulation 

    Monday
    24 October
    Tuesday
    25 October
    Wednesday
    26 October
    Thursday
    27 October
    Friday
    28 October
    3 Branches 
    Simulation 
    continued 
    I Have Rights? 
     
    Bill of Rights 
    Video Quiz 
    Interpreting the 
    Constitution 
    Unit 03 Study 
    Guide Handout 

    Monday
    31 October
    Tuesday
    1 November
    Wednesday
    2 November
    Thursday
    3 November
    Friday
    4 November
    Unit 03 Test 
    available in 
    class only 
    Shrek the Musical 
    Field Trip 
     
    DBQ: Document-Based Question Project 
    See next week for details
    (DBQ packet available in class only) 
    Lady of the Lakes 
    Renaissance Faire 
    Field Trip 

    Monday
    7 November
    Tuesday
    8 November
    Wednesday
    9 November
    Thursday
    10 November
    Friday
    11 November
    DBQ: Document-Based Question Essay Project 
    Should Schools Be Allowed to Limit Students' Online Speech? 
    PowerPoint (DBQ packet available in class only) 
    Veterans Day 
     
    No School 
     
    Unit 04
    The Legislative Branch (Table of Contents
    Monday
    14 November
    Tuesday
    15 November
    Wednesday
    16 November
    Thursday
    17 November
    Friday
    18 November
    iPD 
    Coming to America 
    AP Guest Speaker 
    DBQ Final Days 
    See previous week 
    for details 
    National History Day 
    Congress in a Flash 

    Monday
    21 November
    Tuesday
    22 November
    Wednesday
    23 November
    Thursday
    24 November
    Friday
    25 November
    Making Laws 
    Web Quest 
    Voting in Congress 
    Thanksgiving Break 
     
    No School 
    Unit 05
    The Executive Branch (Table of Contents
    Monday
    28 November
    Tuesday
    29 November
    Wednesday
    30 November
    Thursday
    1 December
    Friday
    2 December
    National History Day 
    Due December 5th 
    All in a Day's Work 
    Notes 
    Very Big Branch 
    Notes 
    Money on Trees 
    Notes 
    Being President 
    Web Quest 

    Unit 06
    The Judicial Branch (Table of Contents
    Monday
    5 December
    Tuesday
    6 December
    Wednesday
    7 December
    Thursday
    8 December
    Friday
    9 December
    Judicial Branch in 
    a Flash Notes 
    Courts in a Nutshell 
    Web Quest 
    James Bond in a Honda? Mock Trial 
    Trial and Jury Deliberations PowerPoint & Edited Trial Transcript 

    Monday
    12 December
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    13 December
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    14 December
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    15 December
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    16 December
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    23 December
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    Monday
    26 December
    Tuesday
    27 December
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    28 December
    Thursday
    29 December
    Friday
    30 December
    Winter Break 
     
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    Third Quarter  
    Unit 07
    State and Local Government (Table of Contents TBA)
    Monday
    2 January
    Tuesday
    3 January
    Wednesday
    4 January
    Thursday
    5 January
    Friday
    6 January
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    No Vehicles  
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    Monday
    6 February
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    7 February
    Wednesday
    8 February
    Thursday
    9 February
    Friday
    10 February
    Supreme Decision 
    Web Game Link 
    Famous Cases from 
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    Jim Crow: Laws 
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    Thurgood Marshall 
    Law and Civil Rights 
    Career Day 
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