AP Microeconomics Week of 1/21/19

Here is the Unit 4 plan we’re working from:  AP ECON UNIT 4 PLANS

MON-No school

TUE-Practice problem on computing MRP

Quiz on MRP

Video clip on the gender pay gap

WED-Practice problem on computing MRP

Quiz on MRP

Video clip on the gender pay gap

THUR-FRQ quiz on MRP, workers to hire, firm profit/loss

Notes on perfectly competitive labor markets

Graph competitive labor market and firm side by side

FRI-FRQ quiz on MRP, workers to hire, firm profit/loss

Notes on perfectly competitive labor markets

Graph competitive labor market and firm side by side

Honors Economics Week of 1/21/19

*Next 2 Naked Economics chapters are Chapters 1 and 5; questions on the Unit 2 Test

MON-No School

TUE-Notes on the circular flow model

Circular flow model worksheet

WED-Quiz on the circular flow model

Notes on demand

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting demand curves

THUR-Quiz on demand

Notes on supply

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting supply curves

FRI-Quiz on supply

Market in Wheat activity

Notes on equilibrium

Worksheet on drawing and interpreting equilibrium graphs

 

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/14/19

Here’s our unit 3 plan as you prepare for Monday’s test:  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Unit #3 Multiple Choice Test on the Firm

TUE-FRQ part of test on Unit 3 in class

Notes on the marginal revenue product of labor

Practice calculating MRP for workers and determining how many workers the firm should hire at a particular wage

WED-FRQ part of test on Unit 3 in class

Notes on the marginal revenue product of labor

Practice calculating MRP for workers and determining how many workers the firm should hire at a particular wage

THUR-Quiz on the marginal revenue product of labor and how many workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on MRP, how many workers to hire, the firm’s profit/loss, etc.

FRI-Quiz on the marginal revenue product of labor and how many workers to hire

Notes on competitive labor markets

FRQ practice on MRP, how many workers to hire, the firm’s profit/loss, etc.

 

*Quiz first class next week on competitive labor markets and FRQ problem:  remember, no school next Monday 1/21 so Tuesday group is up first

Honors Economics Week of 1/14/19

MON-Continue notes on market failures:  externalities, income distribution, government regulation and deregulation, etc.

Video clips on positive and negative externalities and income distribution in America

TUE-Quiz on goods, role of government, and market failures

Activity to simulate opportunity cost and production possibilities

Notes on the PPC

Practice worksheet to apply PPC

Get unit #1 problem sets–due Thursday

WED-Quiz on the PPC and productivity

Kahoot reviews for Unit 1

THUR-Unit 1 problem sets due

SGM Pre-test for economics

Unit 1 Touchstone on economic fundamentals for a quiz grade

FRI-Test #1 on basic economic concepts

Article reading with questions on prescription drug prices

AP Microeconomics Week of 1/7/19

Here’s our Unit 3 plan we’re working from; test next Monday, January 14th.  AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Review key characteristics of the 4 market structures:  perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly

Draw, label, and analyze key graphs associated with the 4 market structures

Work practice multiple choice problems on the firm

TUE-Review key characteristics of the 4 market structures:  perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly

Draw, label, and analyze key graphs associated with the 4 market structures

Work practice multiple choice problems on the firm

WED-Kahoot review for test during 1/2 class

THUR-Unit 3 problem set due for Tue/Thur class; grade in class

Work practice FRQs

FRI-Unit 3 problem set due for Mon/Wed class; grade in class

Work practice FRQs

*Test #3 on Monday, January 14th

Honors Economics Week of 1/7/19

MON-Go over syllabus, introduce class

Notes over introductory economic concepts:  scarcity, factors of production, motivations for entrepreneurs, opportunity cost, rational decision making, marginal benefit and marginal cost, incentives, specialization, and voluntary exchange

Video clips to emphasize basic economic concepts

TUE-Quiz over introductory economic concepts from Monday

Notes on economic goals and economic systems

Video clips and charts/graphs/maps on economic freedom by country

WED-Quiz on economic systems

Notes on government involvement in the economy:  public and private goods, externalities, and regulation

Video clips on government’s role

Receive Unit 1 problem set; due next Monday

THUR-Quiz on government’s role in the economy

Activity on production possibilities

Notes on production possibilities curves, productivity, how investment in technology and human capital leads to economic growth

Video clip on PPCs

Practice sheets on PPCs

FRI-Quiz on PPCs

Problem sets are due on Monday

Test next Tuesday

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