AP Microeconomics Week of 3/24/17

MON-1/2 day for the week

Inflation video with questions

Sheet on unemployment, calculating the rate and classifying the type

TUE-Review GDP and unemployment sheets

Inflation simulation

Inflation notes and calculation problems

WED-Review GDP and unemployment sheets

Inflation simulation

Inflation notes and calculation problems

THUR-Quiz on GDP, unemployment, and inflation

Notes on aggregate demand and supply and fiscal policy

Worksheet applying fiscal policy tools to economic situations

FRI-Quiz on GDP, unemployment, and inflation

Notes on aggregate demand and supply and fiscal policy

Worksheet applying fiscal policy tools to economic situations

Honors Government Week of 3/27/17

MON-Founding Brothers video with questions on setting up the US government under Washington

Questions on Article I of the Constitution-bring books all week

TUE-Notes on the Articles of Confederation and the Constitutional Convention

Review Constitution Article I

Read Constitution Article II and answer questions

WED-Quiz on intro to government-Declaration of Independence

Continue notes on the Constitution

Read Constitution Articles III-VII

THUR-Quiz on Constitution Articles I-II

Continue notes on the Constitution

FRI-Quiz on Constitution Articles III-VII

Constitution scavenger hunt

Illustrate the Bill of Rights

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/20/17

MON-Quiz on income distribution and taxes

Notes on antitrust legislation and monopoly regulation

Get unit 5 practice multiple choice questions

TUE-Quiz on income distribution and taxes

Notes on antitrust legislation and monopoly regulation

Get unit 5 practice multiple choice questions

WED-Begin macroeconomics notes on GDP

Video clips on GDP

Worksheet on classifying the components of GDP

THUR-Begin macroeconomics notes on GDP

Video clips on GDP

Worksheet on classifying the components of GDP

FRI-Unit #5 Test (multiple choice only) during 1/2 period

Unit #5 graphs are due

Honors Economics/Government Week of 3/20/17

*all USA Test Prep assignments are due by the start of class on Monday

MON-EOC day 1

TUE-EOC day 2

WED-Citizenship test

Notes on the basics of government

Read and analyze Enlightenment documents and their impact on American Government

THUR-Video on the Declaration of Independence

Read the Declaration of Independence and answer questions

Notes on the Articles of Confederation and its strengths and weaknesses

FRI-Quiz on basics of government-Declaration of Independence

Notes on the Constitutional Convention

Read Article I of the Constitution and answer questions on the structure and powers of the legislative branch

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/13/17

MON-5-6 Practice multiple choice questions

Notes on income distribution and tax structures

Interpret income distribution graphs and data tables

Work problems using tax table data

TUE-5-6 Practice multiple choice questions

Notes on income distribution and tax structures

Interpret income distribution graphs and data tables

Work problems using tax table data

WED-Government Test

THUR-Quiz on income distribution and tax structures

Notes to review monopolies, regulation, and anti-trust laws

Practice multiple choice questions

FRI-Quiz on income distribution and tax structures

Notes to review monopolies, regulation, and anti-trust laws

Practice multiple choice questions

Honors Economics Week of 3/13/17

MON-10-20 practice EOC questions

Notes on personal finance economics:  saving, investing, simple vs. compound interest, bonds, stocks, mutual funds, risk vs. return, banking and financial institutions

Use calculators and historical data from stocks and mutual fund prospectuses to show growth of investments over time

Receive USA Test Prep assignments to prepare for the EOC

TUE-10-20 practice EOC questions

Notes on personal finance economics:  credit and insurance

Computer lab assignment computing costs of credit cards, analyzing credit reports, costs of mortgages, car loans, and student loans, comparing insurance plans

Get unit 5 problem sets, due Thur

WED-Last Tipping Point quiz on Chapters 7-8

10-20 practice EOC questions

Notes on personal finance economics:  earnings and the impact of fiscal and monetary policy on consumers

THUR-Unit 5 problem set due

Test on personal finance economics

10-20 practice EOC questions

FRI-10-20 practice EOC questions

EOC review with partners on small whiteboards

USA Test Prep assignments to prepare for the EOC are due Monday by the start of your class

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/6/17

MON-Practice multiple choice questions set 1

Notes on market failures and public goods

Video clips on public goods and common resources

TUE-Practice multiple choice questions set 1

Notes on market failures and public goods

Video clips on public goods and common resources

WED-Quiz on private and public goods and common resources

Notes and graph analysis of externalities

Video clips on externalities

THUR-Quiz on private and public goods and common resources

Notes and graph analysis of externalities

Video clips on externalities

FRI-Quiz on externalities

Notes on income distribution and tax structures

Honors Economics Week of 3/6/17

MON-EOC review questions set 1

Notes on international trade

Simulation on absolute and comparative advantage

Practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage in trade

TUE-Quiz on absolute and comparative advantage in trade

EOC review questions set 2

Notes on exchange rates and foreign currency

Travel activity using exchange rates

WED-Quiz on exchange rates and foreign currency

EOC review questions set 3

Notes on the balance of trade and balance of payments, protectionist policies

THUR-Quiz on balance of trade and balance of payments

Last Tipping Point quiz on Chapters 7-8

EOC review questions set 4

Notes on trade organizations

FRI-Test #4 on international economics

EOC review questions set 5

Begin notes on personal finance economics