Here is where you can keep track of assignments, assessments, and due dates:
ICP: Introduction to Comparative Politics Textbook
SSR: Two paragraphs summaries (usually two articles), one paragraph reflection
Quiz: 5 questions, Double Quiz: 10 questions

Date (A/B)

Topic

Assignments Due

Assessments

Aug 29/30
Intro 1: Syllabus
-Future of Freedom chapter summaries

Aug 31/Sept 1
Intro 2: What is Being Covered
-What I Want You To Know About Me- on Canvas
SEE MAIN PAGE FOR LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS
or use this

Sept 2/6
Intro 3: Comparative Method
-Define key vocabulary
Double Quiz
Sept 7/8
Intro 4: Comparative Theories
-"Clash of civilizations : SSR, submit via Canvas

Sept 9/12
Intro 5: Nations, States, and People
-"Jihad vs McWorld" : SSR, submit via Canvas

Sept 13/14
Intro 6: Political and Economic Spectrum
-Take political ideology test
-Watch ONE of the following (and take notes) from an extremely odd professor:

Sept 15/16
Intro 7: Democratization
-Democratization
Double Quiz
Sept 19/20
Intro 8: Comparing
-Skim Chapter 1 of your textbook and make 10 vocabulary flashcards

Sept 21/22
Intro 9: Electoral Systems
-Reading on Electoral Systems
Double Quiz
Sept 23/26
Intro 10: Globalization
-Globalization: prep for debate

Sept 27/28
Intro 11: Supranational Organizations
-Intro Unit exploration presentation

Sept 29/30
Introduction Unit Test
Study!
Test
Oct 4/5
UK: History
-ICP 2.1
-Complete 10 Questions on the UK
Quiz
Oct 6/7
UK: History
-ICP 2.2
Quiz
Oct 10/11
UK: Parties and Elections
-Blair and Cameron SSR

Oct 12/13
UK: Government- Executive
-ICP 2.3
Quiz
Oct 14/17
UK: Government- Commons
-ICP 2.4
Quiz
Oct 18/19
UK: Government- Other
-UK Gov't or politics SSR (submit via Canvas)

Oct 20/21
UK: History and Structure of the EU
-prep for question hour

Oct 24/25
UK: Issues with the EU
-Brexit assignment

Oct 26/27
UK: Devolution and Multinationalism
-BONUS devolution lecture
-Start looking at book essay

Oct 28/Nov 1
UK: Society and Public Policy
-UK Presentations

Nov 3/4
UK: Test
-Study!
Test
Nov 2/7
Russia: History


Nov 9/10
Russia: History
-ICP 4.1-2
Double Quiz
Nov 14/15
Russia: Government Structure
-Russia China Comparison SSR
-Russia Questions

Nov 16/17
Russia: Government Structure
-ICP 4.3
Quiz
Nov 18/21
Russia: Parties and Elections
-ICP 4.4
Quiz
Nov 22/28
Russia: Society
-Russia SSR

Nov 29/30
Russia: Public Policy
-Finish reading your book

Dec 1/2
Russia: Public Policy
-Russia Exploration

Dec 5/6
Russia: Test
-Study!
Test
Dec 7/8
China: History
-ICP 8.1
-China Questions
Quiz
Dec 9/12
China: History
-ICP 8.2
Quiz
Dec 13/14
China: Government
-complete a thesis and outline

Dec 15/16
China: Government
-ICP 8.3
Double Quiz
Dec 19/20
China: Politics and Society
-Book Essay Due
-Print the rubric
-Pay attention to Mr. Hairgrove's Pet Peeves

Dec 21/Jan 4
China: Society
-ICP 8.4
Jan 5/6
China: Public Policy
-China SSR
Jan 9/10
China: MC Test
Review
-Study

Jan 11/12
Review
-Make-up assignment
Test
Jan 13
Review
-Finish crosswords
-Complete at least one chart

Jan 12
Review
-Finish charts

Jan 25/26
Mexico: History


Jan 27/30
Mexico: History
-5.1-2
Double Quiz
Jan 31/Feb 1
Mexico: Government
-5.3
Quiz
Feb 2/3
Mexico: Government
-5.4
Quiz
Feb 6/7
Mexico: Politics
-Mexico SSR

Feb 8/9
Mexico: Society
-Choose essay topic

Feb 10/13
Mexico:
Public Policy
-Prep for presentation

Feb 14/15
Mexico: In Comparison
Briefing paper
Double Quiz
Feb 16/17
Mexico: Test
Study!

Feb 22/23
Nigeria: History
-
Test
Feb 24/25
Nigeria: History
-Briefing Paper p. 1-21 (Historical Overview)
-finish 10 questions
Double Quiz
Feb 26/29
Nigeria: Government
-Briefing Paper p. 22 to 27 (Political Institutions)
Quiz
Mar 1 (1A only)
Review and Enrich
-Classwork

Mar 2/3
Nigeria: Government
-6.3-4
Double Quiz
Mar 4/7
Nigeria: Politics and Society
-Nigerian Newspapers: SSR

Mar 8/9
Nigeria: Political Economy
-Briefing paper p. 27 to 36 (Citizens and Society, Political Economy)
Quiz
Mar 10/11
Nigeria: Public Policy
-Nigeria Exploration presentations

Mar 14/15
Nigeria: Public Policy
-work on essay
-If you want essay help: sign up here

Mar 16/17
Nigeria: Test
-Study!
Test
Mar 18/21
Iran: History
-work on essay

Mar 22/23
Iran: History
-Essay Due

-If you want essay help: sign up here

-Watch Iranian Revolution Crash Course

Mar 24/April 4
Iran: Government


April 5/6
Iran: Government
-Briefing paper p. 22 to 31 (Political Institutions to Bureaucracy)
-BBC Article to clarify gov't structure
Double Quiz
April 7/8
Iran: Politics
-Iran Politics or Government SSR

April 11/12
Iran: Society
-Briefing paper p. 31 to 54 (Civil Society, Political Economy, and Public Policy)
-Check out the Film SR
Double Quiz
April 13/14
Iran: Public Policy
Prep for debate. Read this or this to get familiar with the deal.
If not assigned an article, choose one:
-Con nuclear deal and update
-Pro-nuclear deal and update
-Pro and con deal and update
-Pro Iran nuclear weapons and update

In total, print 15-20 bullets for your debate

April 19(3B)/ 22(1A)
Iran: Test
-Study!
Test
April 15(3B)/ 18(1A)
Review: Introduction


April 20(1A)/ 21(3B)
Review: Sovereignty
-Mother of All Charts1: Complete 1/2 the boxes, at least 4 words in each box

April 25(1A)/ 26(3B)
Review: Political Institutions
-Mother of All Charts2

April 27/28
Review: Citizens and Society
-Mother of All Charts3

April 29/ May 2
Review: Society and
Public Policy
-Mother of All Charts4

May 3/4
Review: Political and Economic Change
-Mother of All Charts5

May 5/6
Review: 1st World
-Finish all charts

May 9/10
Review: 2nd World
-Complete at least 30 MC questions from Learnerator, take/print a screenshot

May 11
Review: 3rd World
Study!

May 12
AP TEST DAY!


May 13/16
Project
-Turn in Review Packet:
1. Matching
2. MOAC #1-5
3. Timeline
4. China+Russia Crossword

May 17/18
Project
-Work on projects

May 19/20
Project
-Film SR Due
-bring textbooks
-Work on projects

May 23/24
Project
-Work on projects

May 25/26
Present Projects
-Work on projects

May 31/June 1
Present Projects
-Prepare to present


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Mr. Hairgrove, hoping no one notices his spagetti stain