AP Microeconomics Week of 2/24/20

Here is the unit plan for our current unit on factor markets including standards, reading assignments, and more:  AP ECON UNIT 5 PLANS

MON-Review quizzes on MRP, MRC, and competitive and monopsonistic labor markets

Practice least-cost rule and profit-maximizing rule

Work AP Classroom questions in class

TUE-Review quizzes on MRP, MRC, and competitive and monopsonistic labor markets

Practice least-cost rule and profit-maximizing rule

Work AP Classroom questions in class

WED-Quiz on least-cost rule and profit-maximizing rule

Go over AP Classroom questions

Work additional practice multiple choice and FRQs on factor markets

THUR-Quiz on least-cost rule and profit-maximizing rule

Go over AP Classroom questions

Work additional practice multiple choice and FRQs on factor markets

Get unit 5 problem sets-due Friday

FRI-Work additional practice multiple choice and FRQs on factor markets

 

*Unit 5 problem sets due 1st day of class next week

*Test on Unit 5 Factor Markets next week, too be determined

Honors Economics Week of 2/24/20

*Be reading Chapters 9-10 in Naked Economics for Test #3

We are working through the macroeconomics unit.  Refer to that section of the standards below.

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards.pdf

 

MON-Review quizzes on GDP, business cycle, unemployment, money, and inflation

Continue notes on the Federal Reserve and monetary policy

Simulation on how the Fed conducts monetary policy

TUE-Quiz on the Fed and monetary policy

Notes on taxes and fiscal policy

Introduce economic debates

WED-Continue notes on taxes and fiscal policy

Research economic debates

THUR-Quiz on taxes and fiscal policy

Additional practice on fiscal and monetary policy

Research economic debates

FRI-Touchstone quiz on Unit 3 Macroeconomics

Continue debate research

 

Test Tue March 3 on Unit 3 Macroeconomics

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/10/20

MON-Continue notes on competitive labor markets and draw side-by-side graphs

Notes on monopsony and draw and label the graph

TUE-Continue notes on competitive labor markets and draw side-by-side graphs

Notes on monopsony and draw and label the graph

WED-Quiz on competitive labor markets and monopsony

Notes on least-cost rule and profit maximizing rules

Practice problems

THUR-Quiz on competitive labor markets and monopsony

Notes on least-cost rule and profit maximizing rules

Practice problems

FRI-Government test

Honors Economics Week of 2/10/20

*Be reading Chapters 9-10 from Naked Economics for the next test.

MON-Review GDP worksheets on classifying components of GDP

Review the business cycle with Cars video clip

Go over unemployment sheets from Friday

Calculate unemployment and classify types

Notes on money and its uses

TUE-Quiz on GDP, business cycles, and unemployment

Notes on inflation

Calculate inflation measures and rate

WED-Quiz on money and inflation

Notes on the structure of the Federal Reserve and monetary policy

THUR-Continue notes on the Fed and monetary policy

Practice applying monetary policy to economic situations

FRI-Quiz on the Fed and monetary policy

Notes on taxes and fiscal policy

 

 

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 2/3/2020

MON-Notes on supply and demand in the labor market

Calculate MP, TR, and MRP in the labor market

TUE-Notes on supply and demand in the labor market

Calculate MP, TR, and MRP in the labor market

WED-Quiz on MRP

Notes on competitive labor markets

Draw side by side graphs of competitive labor market and the firm that hires labor out of that market

THUR-Quiz on MRP

Notes on competitive labor markets

Draw side by side graphs of competitive labor market and the firm that hires labor out of that market

FRI-Talent Grab article and questions

Honors Economics Week of 2/3/20

Read Chapter 1 in Naked Economics for this test.  Questions will be on there.

This week we’ll wrap up unit 2 on microeconomics and begin unit 3 on macroeconomics.  See the standards for those two units below.

https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards.pdf

MON-Review circular flow model of product and factor markets

Review microeconomics quizzes on equilibrium, elasticity, business organizations, and market structures

Video clips to expand on business organizations and market structures

TUE-Unit 2 problem set is due; grade in class

Touchstone quiz on Unit 2

Review Touchstone quiz results

Review for test on whiteboards

WED-Test #2 on microeconomics

THUR-Notes on GDP and the business cycle

Practice problems calculating the GDP given spending category totals

Practice sheet to classify items as in the GDP or not and what category of spending they fall into

FRI-Worksheet on unemployment and defining and calculating it

Practice sheet classifying the types of unemployment and calculating rates