What does it mean for a class to be culturally relevant?
Centered on students needs
Class = supportive, inclusive safe space
Emphasize critical thinking, ask why?
Develop your academics + culture
Bring in your family + community
WHO REPRESENTS YOU?
1. Two years a Representative serve
2. To be a representative must be:
chosen every second year
have at least 25 years old
been seven years a US citizen
an inhabitant of the State in which he shall be chosen
3. The Number
ELECTING YOUR LEADERS
a. In your own words, what is a "government"?
Government is in charge from a specific population and manage the economic system
b. In your own words, what is "politics"?
They are elected by the populatio and they do anythi
AFTER THE WORLD
WAR II THE UNITED
STATES AND UNION
SOVIET WERE AT
ODDS WITH EACH
TO A PERIOD OF
THE COLD WA
THE ATOMIC BOMB
At the end of WWII, Truman became president and he had to decide if the U.S. would
be the first nation to use a nuclear weapon on an enemy without knowing what
consequences can happen. Trumans decision to