AP Microeconomics Week of 12/17/18

Here is the unit plan we are working from; test the week we get back in January:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

*Test #3 is tentatively scheduled for Friday January 11th; Unit 3 problem set will be due the 2nd econ class you have the week we come back (Wed for that group and Thur for the other group)

MON-Review quizzes on market structures

Receive Unit 3 Problem Set

TUE-Review quizzes on market structures

Receive Unit 3 Problem Set

WED-Practice multiple choice and FRQs on Unit #3

THUR-Government mid-term for 1st Period

FRI-Government mid-term for 3rd Period

Honors Government Week of 12/17/18

Honors Government Final Exam Study Guide Fall 2018

MON-View clip of Nathan Deal’s last state of the state address and identify key issues facing Georgia

Group work on the structure and organization of state and local governments

TUE-Complete group work on the structure and organization of state and local governments

WED-Review for final exam

THUR-Final Exam; 15% of your grade

FRI-No Government on a Friday 🙁 final for 3rd and 4th Periods

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/10/18

Here’s the unit plan we’re working from for Unit #3:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

Remember also the blog contains video links on individual unit topics for unit 3.  I even moved the current unit ones to the top of the page for you.  Wasn’t that nice?  Go here:  http://www.cobblearning.net/bobbo75/ap-microeconomics-videos/

Finally, remember our online textbook which is a valuable resource:  http://www.cobblearning.net/bobbo75/ap-microeconomics-textbook-site/

MON-Notes on oligopoly market characteristics

Calculate 4 firm concentration ratio and Herfindahl index

Solve game theory problems by determining dominant strategies and Nash Equilibrium

TUE-Notes on oligopoly market characteristics

Calculate 4 firm concentration ratio and Herfindahl index

Solve game theory problems by determining dominant strategies and Nash Equilibrium

WED-Practice game theory problem

Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Graph analysis of oligopoly kinked demand curve

THUR-Practice game theory problem

Quiz on oligopoly game theory

Graph analysis of oligopoly kinked demand curve

FRI-Government Test

Honors Government Week of 12/10/18

*Exam exemption forms are due on Monday 12/10.

Our final vocabulary assignment is due on Thursday:  government unit 4 vocabulary

We will not have a test on unit #4 but questions from this week’s notes, unit 4 vocab, and activities will be on the final exam next week.

Remember our last political cartoon is due on Friday:  government-political-cartoon-fall 2018

MON-Continue viewing and analyzing presidential campaign commercials

Review election exit polling data and analyze demographic voting trends

TUE-Quiz on voting by demographic groups

Notes on political parties

Review party stances on issues

WED-Quiz on political parties

Notes on interest groups

Review websites of various interest groups

THUR-Unit 4 vocabulary assignment due

Quiz on interest groups

Notes on the media and public opinion

Review public opinion polls on various issues

FRI-Final political cartoon due

Founding Brothers video #2 with questions

AP Microeconomics Week of 12/3/18

MON-Quiz on monopoly graphs

Notes on natural monopolies and government regulation

Notes on price discriminating monopolies-different prices for different willingness to pay

Practice FRQs on monopoly

TUE-Quiz on monopoly graphs

Notes on natural monopolies and government regulation

Notes on price discriminating monopolies-different prices for different willingness to pay

Practice FRQs on monopoly

WED-Quiz on natural monopoly and price discrimination

Notes on monopolistic competition

Draw monopolistic competition graphs and analyze

THUR-Quiz on natural monopoly and price discrimination

Notes on monopolistic competition

Draw monopolistic competition graphs and analyze

FRI-Quiz on monopolistic competition

Video clips to introduce oligopoly

Honors Government Week of 12/3/18

MON-Notes on legislative branch

Video clips on how a bill becomes a law

Class timeline on how a bill becomes a law

TUE-Quiz on how a bill becomes a law

Notes on the presidency and executive branch

WED-Continue notes on the presidency and executive branch

Who was the best president mini-project

THUR-Complete best president mini-project

Notes on the judicial branch

FRI-Test on Institutions of Government

Unit #3 vocab assignment due:  will be posted Monday

AP Microeconomics Week of 11/26/18

Here’s the Unit 3 plan we’re working from:

AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Go over perfect competition quizzes and review the market structure

Continue notes on monopolies and analyze monopoly graphs

TUE-Go over perfect competition quizzes and review the market structure

Continue notes on monopolies and analyze monopoly graphs

WED-Quiz on monopoly graph analysis

Practice FRQs on monopoly

THUR-Quiz on monopoly graph analysis

Practice FRQs on monopoly

FRI-Monopoly FRQ quiz

Begin notes on monopoly regulation

Honors Government Week of 11/26/18

MON-Complete Supreme Court project presentations

Notes on civil rights and civil liberties

TUE-Notes on civil rights and civil liberties

WED-Unit #2 Test on Civil Liberties, Civil Rights

Unit #2 vocabulary and court cases due

Write bills for House of Representatives simulation

Elect House officers

THUR-Debate/mark up bills in House Committees

Debate/amend bills on the floor of the House

FRI-Political cartoon due

Notes on the structure/organization of the House and Senate