Click here to link to the College Board
website, where you can find
information about the national A. P.
Government & Politics Test on
Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in the
morning.
On Monday through Thursday we shall discuss the United
States Constitution
and on Friday we shall Continue our
study of
current events with the Purple teams presenting.  
See the light blue box at the right for a prototype of a
current events report.  Click
here for the Ch. 1-2 questions.
Click
here for the Ch. 1-2 test study guide.
Click here to view an MS Word document that provides the
course syllabus, including the course outline, grading criteria
and classroom rules. Click here to view model term paper 1
and here to view model term paper 2
.  Click here to view
requirements for class notebooks.
Click here to view the directions for the fall semester term
paper
Here are the links to each of this year's PowerPoint slides:










                                              
Ch 15- 16        Ch.17-19        
A. P. Government
and Politics--6th Pd.
Click here to view a
presentation showing
the CA standards for
Government
Click here to view a
presentation
showing the CA
standards for
Economics
Connect to Mr. Simoncini's Columbia
College Political Science Course page
Back to Mr. Simoncini's home page
Weekly current events rotation for 24 October 2014 (Purple
Teams)
: Know Nothings: OPED; Frank Matthews Party:
Cartoon;
Nativists: National; Federalists: International;
Peace and Freedom Party: State/Local
Click here to view an MS Word document that shows the
general day-by-day lesson plan, with homework assignments,
by month for the 2014-2015 school year--previous months,
current month and future months
Click here to view online information about our textbook
Stanislaus County Library Website
Weekly Current
Events Reports
are due this
Friday.
Click here
for an example of
a current events
report.
Vocabulary
reports are due
this week.  Click
here for a WVR
example from AP
Psych
Here are some websites that complement our in-class and textbook learning.
Here are some general websites for the year.
Click here to learn more about Presidents of the United States.
Click here to learn more about the U. S. House of Representatives
Click here to learn more about the U. S. Senate
Click here to access the website of the Library of Congress--an excellent
sourse for issues on government and economics
Click here to learn more about the Executive Branch
Click here to learn more about the United States Supreme Court
Click here to learn more about the government of the State of California.
Click here to learn more about general economics.
Click here to learn more about the Federal Reserve Board and its powers and
responsibilities        
Click here to see the New York Stock Exchange Website
Click here to find free stock quotes    Click here for the Bureau of Labor Statistics
Click here to visit the website for the Securities  & Exchange Commission (SEC)
Click here to visit an excellent website that helps define economics terms
apgov.ch1and2.2011.website.ppt
apgov.ch3-4.2011.website.ppt
apgov.ch5.2011.ppt
apgov.ch6.media.2012.ppt
apgov.ch7.interestgroups.2012.website.ppt
apgov.ch9.parties.2012.ppt
apgov.ch10.elections.2012.website.ppt
apgov.ch11.congress.2012.website.ppt
apgov.ch1213.presidency.2012.website.ppt
apgov.ch14.courts.2012.website.ppt