-- Describe the importance of active participation in the democratic process
-- Discuss painting on p. 438 of textbook
-- Review Social Studies standards for 6th grade focusing on types of governments and describing the importance of active participation in the democratic process
-- Prepare study guide by copying summaries of the types of government and types of active participation in the democratic process
-- With partner, brainstorm one of the following topics:
-- How does it benefit a citizen to participate in the democratic process?
-- How does it benefit a government to have its citizens participate in the democratic process?
-- Period 8: See website posting for Friday, April 21 for the other classes
-- None, but there will be an assignment on today's objective either Thursday or Friday of this week
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