For detailed information on assignments including instructions, due dates and submission, click the button labeled "Assignment Details". Parents- You will need your child's Canvas login to access their account. Course Content 1.00 Understand the U.S. legal system. 1.01 Understand ethics, sources of law, and legal systems. 8/28/17- Today we learned how to log in to Canvas and completed a discussion question. We also discussed the syllabus and classroom procedures. 8/29/17- Today we began working on a presentation to introduce ourselves to the class. 8/30/17- Today we continued work on our "about me" projects and discussed the 9th amendment to the constitution. 8/31/17- Today we presented our "about me" projects. We also debated the issue of whether distracted driving laws are enforced equally. 9/1/17- Today we took notes on the 1.01 powerpoint which covers Ethics, Sources of Law and The US Legal System. We also covered the key terms for 1.01 and continued with a group assignment to analyze two cases. 9/5/17- Today we continued with 1.01 by discussing the group assignment and completing a US Legal System short answer assignment. 9/6/17- Today we continued with 1.01 by completing a review short answer and matching exercise. We also discussed two more cases in class. 9/7/17- Today we continued with 1.01 by taking the 1.01 Quiz. We began 1.02 by going over the powerpoint and notes. 1.02 Understand court systems and trial procedures. 9/8/17- Today we continued with 1.02 by completing a case study and beginning a group assignment to determine the steps in the judicial system. 9/11/17- Today we continued 1.02 by going over the Courts and Trial Process group activity. We began the Landmark Cases Assignment to study cases that set precedent and continue to influence decisions today. 9/12/17- Today we began the 1.02 Criminal and Civil Cases Presentation Assignment and reviewed for tomorrow's 1.02 Quiz. 9/13/17- Today we took the 1.02 Quiz and finished the 1.02 Criminal and Civil Cases Presentation Assignment. 1.03 Understand criminal and civil laws. 9/14/17- Today we began objective 1.03 to understand Criminal and Civil Laws. We discussed the 1.03 Powerpoint and completed the notes organizers for 1.03. 9/15/17- Today we continued with 1.03 by completing the 1.03 Cases Study in groups. We began the 1.03 Critical Thinking Assignment to classify crimes based on the scenarios. 9/18/17- Today we continued with 1.03 by completing the criminal and civil matching exercises. We also had discussions on the Activity 7 and 8 case studies on privacy. We also completed a 1.03 Kahoot Review. 9/19/17- Today we took the 1.03 Quiz and began 2.01 to understand elements and characteristics of contracts. 2.00 Understand contract law. 2.01 Understand elements and characteristics of a contract.
2.02 Understand terminating, transferring, and breaching a contract.