Political Landscape Unit

Date
Topic
Assignment Due
Monday Ideology Project Ideology Project
Tuesday Ideology Project
Syria
Choices

Wednesday Arts Wednesday
Thursday Syria Choices Presentations Syria Choices Presentations
Capitol Switchboard – (202) 224-3121
White House Switchboard – (202) 456-1111
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Take the Syria News Quiz and be prepared to share one thing you learned about Syria and your quiz score in class.
Friday Political Landscape
Popular Baby Names
Diversity
How many households are like yours?

Diversity

Syria Journal Review
Use one of the following sources to find an article about the US and Syria. Print out the article, bring it to class, and be prepared to share it with your classmates.
The New York Times
The Wall Street Journal
The Washington Post
Al Jazeera America
The LA Times
The Christian Science Monitor
The Economist
The BBC
The Guardian Unlimited
NPR
Foreign Policy
Fall schedule
Last week
Next week


Due MONDAY
Write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper about what the US should do in Syria
https://journalnow-dot-com.bloxcms-ny1.com/site/forms/online_services/letter/

OR

Write an e-mail to your congressional Representative, Senator, or the President.
http://www.house.gov/representatives/find/
http://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm
http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact

Bring me a copy of your letter for a grade.