AP Microeconomics Week of 11/12/18

Here’s the Unit 3 plan for what we’re learning in this unit, textbook readings, etc. AP ECON UNIT 3 PLAN

MON-1/2 day econ/govt

Draw side-by-side graphs of perfect competition in long-run equilibrium and analyze changes to the market and firm in the short-run and long run

TUE-1/2 day econ/govt

Practice FRQs on perfect competition on whiteboards

Reading comparing the 4 market structures

WED-Quiz on perfect competition in the short-run and long-run

Notes on monopoly characteristics

Compare monopoly demand to perfect competition demand

THUR-Calculate monopoly revenue (TR, MR, AR) and graph

Graph monopolies with a profit, breaking even, with a loss, and with a loss and shutdown

FRI-Monopoly quiz on revenue, cost, and profit measures

Notes and graphs on monopoly regulation

Honors Government Week of 11/12/18

MON-Summarize key cases in civil liberties and present to class

Video clips on key Supreme Court cases

TUE-Research Supreme Court cases for project

Video clips on key Supreme Court cases

WED-Research Supreme Court cases for project

THUR-Research Supreme Court cases for project

FRI-Political Cartoon #2 due

Unit 2 vocabulary and court cases due

Unit 2 Test on civil liberties/civil rights

AP Microeconomics Week of 11/5/18

Unit plan for Unit 3 including readings, lectures, quizzes, and more AP ECON UNIT 3 PLANS

MON-Quiz on perfect competition chart including revenues, costs, and profits/losses

Draw and interpret perfect competition graphs

TUE-No school for election day

WED-Quiz on perfect competition chart including revenues, costs, and profits/losses

Draw and interpret perfect competition graphs

THUR-Quiz on perfect competition graph interpretation

Notes on perfect competition in the short run and the long run

Practice FRQs on perfect competition

FRQ style quiz next class on all things perfect competition

FRI-Quiz on perfect competition graph interpretation

Notes on perfect competition in the short run and the long run

Practice FRQs on perfect competition

FRQ style quiz next class on all things perfect competition

Honors Government Week of 11/5/18

MON-Introduce political cartoon assignment; review recent political cartoons and interpret

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Notes on civil liberties and civil rights

Video clips on key civil rights cases

TUE-No school for Election Day

WED-Continue notes on civil liberties and civil rights

Brief key Supreme Court cases as a group and present to the class

THUR-Case research for Supreme Court project for 1/2 of class

Continue notes on civil liberties and civil rights

FRI-1st political cartoon assignment is due

Case research for Supreme Court project for 1/2 of class

Continue notes on civil liberties and civil rights

Supreme Court rubric

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/29/18

MON-Notes on costs in the long run and economies of scale

Solve practice problems on long run costs

Introduce 4 market structures and complete graphic organizer comparing and contrasting them

TUE-Notes on costs in the long run and economies of scale

Solve practice problems on long run costs

Introduce 4 market structures and complete graphic organizer comparing and contrasting them

WED-Quiz on market structure characteristics

Notes on perfect competition and how to calculate revenue, cost, and profit

Practice calculating revenue, cost, and profit for a competitive firm and graphing them

THUR-Quiz on market structure characteristics

Notes on perfect competition and how to calculate revenue, cost, and profit

Practice calculating revenue, cost, and profit for a competitive firm and graphing them

FRI-Quiz on revenue, cost, and profit for a competitive firm

Notes on the long run in perfect competition

 

Honors Government Week of 10/29/18

MON-Constitution Article II Quiz

Read Articles III-VII and answer questions

TUE-Constitution Article III-VII Quiz

Notes on federalism and the relationship between the states and the federal government

Bill of Rights video

Illustrate the Bill of Rights

WED-Bill of Rights Quiz

Conclude notes on federalism

THUR-Unit 1 vocabulary is due

Unit 1 Test on Foundations, the Constitution, and federalism

FRI-Listen to oral arguments of a Supreme Court case and evaluate the arguments

Assign Supreme Court case projects

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 10/22/18

MON-Quick review of the the production function, TP, MP, AP and graphing

Notes on costs for the firm in the short-run

Chart on calculating short-run costs and graphing them

FRQ practice on costs

TUE-Quick review of the the production function, TP, MP, AP and graphing

Notes on costs for the firm in the short-run

Chart on calculating short-run costs and graphing them

FRQ practice on costs

WED-Quiz on costs in the short-run

Notes on costs in the long run, returns to scale, and economies of scale

Practice problem on costs and returns to scale

Introduction to market structures graphic organizer

THUR-Quiz on costs in the short-run

Notes on costs in the long run, returns to scale, and economies of scale

Practice problem on costs and returns to scale

Introduction to market structures graphic organizer

FRI-Quiz on costs in the long run

Introduction to perfect competition and profit maximization

Practice Calculating profit maximizing output for a competitive firm

Honors Government Week of 10/22/18

MON-Complete notes on the different types of government

Through document analysis, analyze key ideas of limited government and the rule of law as seen in the Magna Carta, the Petition
of Right, and the English Bill of Rights.

Through document analysis, analyze the impact of the writings of Hobbes (Leviathan), Locke (Second Treatise on Government),
Rousseau (The Social Contract), and Montesquieu (The Spirit of the Laws) on our concept of government.

Video on the Declaration of Independence

Read the Declaration of Independence and answer questions

TUE-Quiz on the foundations of government, documents influencing it, and the Declaration of Independence

Note on the Articles of Confederation, its weaknesses, and how the US Constitution addressed them

Analyze debates during the drafting of the Constitution, including the Three-Fifths Compromise, the
Great Compromise, and the Commerce Clause.

Read Article I of the Constitution and answer questions

WED-Quiz on the Constitution Article I

Continue notes on the Constitution and explain the fundamental principles of the United States Constitution, including limited government,
the rule of law, federalism, separation of powers, checks and balances, and popular sovereignty.

Read Article II of the Constitution and answer questions

THUR-Quiz on Article II of the Constitution

Continue notes on the Constitution and explain the key ideas in the debate over ratification made by the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists.

Read Articles III-VII of the Constitution and answer questions

FRI-Quiz on Articles III-VII of the Constitution

Constitution scavenger hunt

Test next Monday on Unit #1