AP Microeconomics Week of 8/13/18

MON-Review quizzes on economic fundamentals

Notes on absolute and comparative advantage in international trade

Practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage

TUE-Review quizzes on economic fundamentals

Notes on absolute and comparative advantage in international trade

Practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage

WED-Continue practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage

Get Unit 1 Problem Sets-due 1st day you have class next week

THUR-Continue practice problems on absolute and comparative advantage

Get Unit 1 Problem Sets-due 1st day you have class next week

FRI-Quiz on absolute and comparative advantage

 

*Unit 1 Problem Sets due Mon/Tue next week depending on day you have class

Test #1 Wed 8/22

Honors Economics Week of 8/13/18

MON-Complete Greed video and discussion

Wrap up Unit #1 notes

Finish Unit 1 problem set for HW

TUE-Pre-test over economics

Grade Unit 1 problem set in class (completion and accuracy)

WED-Unit #1 Test over Fundamental Economic Concepts

Notes on demand, law of demand, determinants of demand

Practice sheet plotting and interpreting demand curves

THUR-Quiz on demand

Quiz on Naked Economics Chapters 2 and 6 (can use hand written notes)

Notes on supply, law of supply, determinants of supply

Practice sheet plotting and interpreting supply curves

FRI-Quiz on supply

Notes on equilibrium of supply and demand

Practice sheet on equilibrium

AP Microeconomics Week of 8/6/18

MON-Quiz on intro. to economics-circular flow

Notes on economic questions, systems, and goals

Video clips on differing economic systems

TUE-Quiz on intro. to economics-circular flow

Notes on economic questions, systems, and goals

Video clips on differing economic systems

WED-Quiz on economic systems

Notes on PPC graphs

Video clips on the PPC

Practice problems interpreting and drawing PPCs

THUR-Quiz on economic systems

Notes on PPC graphs

Video clips on the PPC

Practice problems interpreting and drawing PPCs

FRI-Quiz on PPCs

Intro to intl. trade with clothing label search and home country of companies activities

Introduce absolute and comparative advantage in international trade

Honors Economics Week of 8/6/18

MON-Notes on economic questions, systems, and goals

Video clips on differing economic systems

TUE-Quiz on economic systems, questions, and goals

Notes on PPC graphs

Video clips on the PPC

Practice sheets applying the PPC

WED-Quiz on the PPC

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

THUR-Continue notes on government involvement in the economy:  public and private goods, externalities, and regulation

FRI-Quiz on government’s role in the economy

Problem sets are due on Monday

Test next Tuesday

AP Microeconomics for the Week of 8/1/2018

WED-We’ll split 45 min. of economics and government on the first day; divide groups

Syllabus, introduce the course

Econ trivia activity

THUR-Lecture on the basics of economics, factors of production, marginal benefit and cost, and the circular flow model

Circular flow model worksheet and applications

FRI-Lecture on the basics of economics, factors of production, marginal benefit and cost, and the circular flow model

Circular flow model worksheet and applications

Honors Economics Week of 8/1/2018

WED-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

THUR-Quiz over introductory economic concepts from Wednesday

Notes on economic goals and how they’re addressed by command and market economies

Ways to allocate scarce resources activity

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

You will receive your Unit 1 Problem Sets in class today; they are due Friday, aren’t taken late

FRI-Quiz on economic systems

Activity on production possibilities

Notes on production possibilities curves

Video clip on PPCs

Practice sheets on PPCs

Quiz Monday on PPCs