AP Microeconomics Week of 3/25/2019

MON-Inflation simulation

Notes on inflation, calculating CPI and inflation rate, aggregate demand and supply, money, and structure of the Federal Reserve

Interpret shifts of aggregate demand and aggregate supply on the price level and output level

TUE-Inflation simulation

Notes on inflation, calculating CPI and inflation rate, aggregate demand and supply, money, and structure of the Federal Reserve

Interpret shifts of aggregate demand and aggregate supply on the price level and output level

WED-Quiz on inflation, calculating CPI and inflation rate, aggregate demand and supply, money, and structure of the Federal Reserve

Notes on monetary and fiscal policy

Practice applying monetary and fiscal policy solutions to economic situations

THUR-Quiz on inflation, calculating CPI and inflation rate, aggregate demand and supply, money, and structure of the Federal Reserve

Notes on monetary and fiscal policy

Practice applying monetary and fiscal policy solutions to economic situations

FRI-Quiz on monetary and fiscal policy

Naked Economics quiz Chapters 9-10

Honors Government Week of 3/25/2019

MON-Begin notes on Unit 1 foundations of government

Analyze key historical documents to the foundations of government in America

TUE-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

WED-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

THUR-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

FRI-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

 

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/18/19

MON-1/2 govt 1/2 econ; review for test

TUE-Unit 5 Test Market Failures and Role of Government

WED-Notes on macroeconomics:  Macroeconomic goals, GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Video clips on economic goals, GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Practice sheets for classifying items in GDP, calculating the unemployment rate, and classifying types of unemployment

THUR-Notes on macroeconomics:  Macroeconomic goals, GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Video clips on economic goals, GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Practice sheets for classifying items in GDP, calculating the unemployment rate, and classifying types of unemployment

FRI-Quiz on Macroeconomic goals, GDP, the business cycle, and unemployment

Notes on inflation

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/11/19

MON-Quiz on income distribution and tax systems

Practice AP multiple choice questions

Complete notes on poverty

Receive Unit 5 problem sets; due Wednesday

TUE-Quiz on income distribution and tax systems

Practice AP multiple choice questions

Complete notes on poverty

Receive Unit 5 problem sets; due Thursday

WED-Practice AP multiple choice questions

Unit 5 problem set due for Monday class; grade in class

Review for test

THUR-Practice AP multiple choice questions

Unit 5 problem set due for Tuesday class; grade in class

Review for test

FRI-Government test

*Unit 5 Econ test on market failures Tuesday 3/19

Honors Economics Week of 3/11/19

*Read Naked Economics Chapter 7 for test Friday

MON-Compare and contrast saving and investment options with regard to risk and return

Review the structure of tax systems and how changes in taxes affect people

TUE-Evaluate the factors that go into creditworthiness and credit scores

Compare and contrast credit options

Calculate the costs of using credit

WED-Identify the key components of a variety of insurance policies

Identify skills needed to be successful in the workplace and how to invest in growing those skills

Receive USA Test Prep assignments

THUR-Unit 5 Touchstone quiz on personal finance

Begin EOC review

FRI-Unit 5 Test on personal finance

Continue EOC review

*USA Test Prep remediation assignment due by start of class Monday 3/18

*USA Test Prep domain tests and large test due by start of class Tuesday 3/19

*Touchstone quiz Monday 3/11 on Unit 1 fundamentals for review

*EOC Tue 3/19 and Wed 3/20

AP Microeconomics Week of 3/4/19

Here’s out Unit 5 Plan:  AP ECON UNIT 5 PLANS

MON-Quiz on externalities

Notes on monopoly regulation and policies to promote competition

Analyze monopoly graphs with regard to efficiency and including externalities

TUE-Quiz on externalities

Notes on monopoly regulation and policies to promote competition

Analyze monopoly graphs with regard to efficiency and including externalities

WED-Quiz on monopoly regulation and policies to promote competition

Notes on income distribution, Lorenz Curve, and Gini Index

Calculate taxes based on different structures:  progressive, proportional, regressive

THUR-Quiz on monopoly regulation and policies to promote competition

Notes on income distribution, Lorenz Curve, and Gini Index

Calculate taxes based on different structures:  progressive, proportional, regressive

FRI-Quiz on income distribution and policies to reduce income inequality

*Problem sets due Mon and Tue next week

Test next Wednesday 3/13

Honors Economics Week of 3/4/19

MON-Clothing label search, intro to international trade

Notes on absolute and comparative advantage

Practice problems to determine absolute and comparative advantage

TUE-Quiz on absolute and comparative advantage

Notes on exchange rates of foreign currencies

Video clip on the introduction of the euro

Travel activity calculating prices in foreign currencies

WED-Quiz on exchange rates of foreign currency

Notes on trading blocs and barriers to trade

Video clip on NAFTA

THUR-Unit 4 problem sets due, grade in class

Touchstone quiz on international economics

FRI-Unit 4 Test on international economics

Begin notes on personal finance economics