Hon. Econ Unit 2 Agenda

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on October 23, 2020

Monday Oct. 26

LG: Learn about circular flow?

  1. Quiz on Ch 2 and 6 of Naked Economics
  2. Circular flow notes
  3. Create a circular flow chart to help you better understand circular flow

HW: study notes for quiz tomorrow

Tuesday Oct. 27

LG: Learn about demand.

  1. Quiz Circular Flow
  2. Demand notes

HW: study notes for quiz tomorrow

Wednesday Oct. 28

  1. EverFiModule: Income and Employment
  2. Study notes for quiz tomorrow
  3. Read Naked Economics Chapter 1 (the power of markets), and Chapters 5 (economics of information)

Thursday Oct.29

LG: Learn about supply.

  1. Quiz on Demand
  2. Notes on Supply

HW: study notes for quiz tomorrow

 

Friday Oct. 30

LG:  Learn about equilibrium.

  1. Quiz on Supply
  2. Notes equilibrium

HW: Study notes, read Naked Economics Ch. 1 and 5

 

Monday Nov. 2

LG:  Practice equilibrium graphing.

  1. Quiz Equilibrium
  2. Elasticity notes

HW: review notes for quiz Thursday

 

Tuesday Nov. 3  Election Day Student Holiday

 

Wednesday Nov. 4

  1. EverFi Module:Consumer Skills
  2. Review your notes for tomorrow’s quiz
  3. Read “Will Robots Take Our Jobs” and answer questions, turn into assignment section

 

Thursday Nov. 5

LG: Learn about elasticity and market structures.

  1. Quiz elasticity
  2. Market structures notes

HW: review notes for quiz tomorrow

 

Friday Nov. 6

LG: Learn about business organizations.

  1. Quiz market structures
  2. Notes Business organizations
  3. Role play activity
  4. Problem set 2 due Sunday at midnight

HW: review notes for Touchstone quiz Micro Econ. Monday

 

Monday Nov. 9

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Micro Econ.

  1. Touchstone for Micro
  2. Check Problem set

HW: Study for Touchstone Micro

 

Tuesday Nov. 10

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Micro Econ.

  1. Unit 2 Micro Econ Assessment

 

Hon Econ Unit 1 Oct. 12-23

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Syllabus Syllabus HECON F2020

Summer/Pre-Course Reading – on Social Studies home page on Harrison web page

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

Naked Economics CH. 2 and 6 to be completed for Friday Oct. 23, questions from the chapters will be on the Unit 1 Assessment

Monday Oct. 12

LG: Explain why limited productive resources and unlimited wants result in scarcity, opportunity costs, and trade offs for individuals, businesses and governments.

  1. What is economics about?
  2. PowerPoint notes and video clips: Basic Economic Reasoning

HW: review your notes for quiz on Tuesday

Tuesday Oct. 13

LG: Learn about the differences in economic systems.

  1. Quiz Basic Economic Reasoning
  2. Economic systems notes
  3. read charts pp. 62,66-67 in textbook
  4. Read p. 47 in text book
  5. Everfi log in information

HW: complete in text book work if needed, review notes for Thursday quiz

Wednesday Oct. 14

  1. EverFiModules: Budgeting and Banking Basics, and Financing Higher Education
  2. Review notes for tomorrow’s quiz

Thursday Oct. 15

LG: Learn about production possibilities.

  1. Quiz economic systems
  2. Notes on production possibilities
  3. Production possibilities activity

 

HW: review notes for Friday’s quiz

 

Friday Oct. 16

LG: Be able to use economic models like production possibility curves and learn about the role of government and market failures.

  1. Production Possibilities Quiz
  2. Notes on Goods, Market failures and the role of government

HW: Study for quiz Monday

 

Monday Oct. 19

LG: Be able to use economic models like production possibility curves and learn about the role of government and market failures.

  1. Notes on Goods, Market failures and the role of government
  2. Work on Problem set Unit 1

HW: Practice Set Unit 1, study for quiz tomorrow

Tuesday Oct. 20

LG: Learn about making rational decisions.

  1. Role of govt. quiz
  2. Rational decision-making notes

HW: complete production possibility practice, study for quiz Thursday, Practice Set Unit 1

Wednesday Oct. 21

  1. EverFi Module:Income and Employment
  2. Practice Set Unit 1 due tomorrow
  3. study for quiz Thursday and test Friday

Thursday Oct. 22

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of economic fundamentals.

  1. Touchstones quiz
  2. Check Practice set 1

HW: study for test

Friday Oct. 23

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of economic fundamentals.

  1. Unit 1 Assessment

HW: Read Naked Economics Chapter 1 (the power of markets), and Chapters 5 (economics of information)

Hon. Govt. Week of Oct. 5-9

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Monday Oct. 5

LG: Review Unit 3 material for a test tomorrow.

  1. Unit 3 due
  2. Review
  3. Weekly reminders
  4. HW: study for test, Pres. Project due Thursday

Tuesday Oct. 6

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Unit 3.

  1. Unit 3 Assessment
  2. Final Exam Review

HW: prepare for final exam, Pres. Project due Thursday

Wednesday Oct. 7

LG: Prepare for final exam.

  1. Work on reviewing for the final exam
  2. Project due Thursday

Thursday Oct. 8

LG: Prepare for final exam.

  1. Project due
  2. Review for final exam.

HW: Prepare final exam tomorrow.

Friday Oct. 9

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of government.

  1. Final Exam

Hon. Government Week of Sept. 21-25

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Monday Sept. 21 

LG: Learn about the President and his roles.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5l02sK5LovI&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=11
  2. Discuss Lobbying Activity
  3. Notes on President
  4. Impeachment Activity

HW: Complete Impeachment activity for class discussion on Tuesday, study notes on Presidency power point for quiz Thursday

Tuesday Sept. 22

LG: Learn about the President and his roles.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnHb-zyWh14&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=12
  2. Discuss Impeachment Activity
  3. Notes on President
  4. Presidential Project, due Oct. 8

HW: study notes on Presidency power point for quiz Thursday

Wednesday Sept. 23

LG: Prepare for quiz on Thursday

  1. Study Pres. Ppt notes for quiz tomorrow
  2. Work on President project due Oct. 8

Thursday Sept. 24

LG: Learn about the judicial Branch.

  1. Quiz on President notes
  2. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGyx5UEwgtA&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=19
  3. Notes on Judicial System

HW: work on President project

Friday September 25

LG: Learn about the judicial Branch.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7sualy8OiKk&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=20
  2. Notes on Judicial System
  3. Unit 3 test Oct. 6, Final for Government Oct.9

HW: Happy Fall Break!

Honors Govt. Week of Sept. 14-18

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on September 11, 2020

Monday Sept. 14

LG: Learn about Congress.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxiD9AEX4Hc&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=6
  2. Complete any court cases we did not complete on Friday
  3. Notes on Congress
  4. Political Cartoon #4 due Friday

HW: Complete Unit 2 Assessment by Wednesday at midnight.

 

Tuesday Sept. 15

LG: Learn about Congress.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evLR90Dx79M&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=7
  2. Notes on Congress
  3. Unit 3 Vocabulary

HW: Complete Unit 2 Assessment by Wednesday at midnight, Unit 3 Vocabulary due Friday Sept. 25

 

Wednesday Sept. 16

  1. Complete Unit 2 Assessment by Wednesday at midnight.
  2. Review Congress notes for a quiz on Friday
  3. Work on Unit 3 Vocabulary
  4. Political Cartoon #4 due Friday

 

Thursday Sept. 17

LG: Learn about Congress.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=evLR90Dx79M&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=7
  2. Notes on Congress
  3. Unit 3 Vocabulary

HW: Unit 3 Vocabulary due Friday Sept. 25, Political Cartoon #4 due Friday, review Congress notes for a quiz tomorrow

Friday Sept. 18

LG: Learn about the President and his roles.

  1. Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66f4-NKEYz4&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=9
  2. Notes on the President
  3. Lobbying Activity

HW: , complete Lobbying activity and be ready to discuss in class Monday, work on Unit 1 vocabulary

Monday Sept. 21

LG: Learn about the President and his roles.

  1. Quiz over notes on Congress
  2. Discuss Lobbying Activity
  3. Notes on President
  4. Impeachment Activity

HW: Complete Impeachment activity for class discussion on Monday

 

Honors Government Sept. 8-11

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on September 3, 2020

Book link: https://www.hmhco.com/api/external-sso/access?sp=ed&connection=GA-Cobb-00209531

Social-Studies-American-Government-Civics-Georgia-Standards-1o54ifj

Monday Sept. 7    LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

Tuesday Sept. 8 

LG: Learn about the Bill of rights and the 13th,14th, and 15th Amendments.

  1. Crash course government video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4O1OlGyTuU&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=27
  2. ppt notes on the Bill of Rights, and 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments
  3. Brown v. Board of Education view http://www.thelawmuseum.org/work/brown-v-board-education
  4. Political Cartoon #3 due Friday
  5.  complete activity tomorrow  Brown v Board Activity

HW: political cartoon #3 due Friday, but tomorrow complete Brown v Board Activity

Wednesday Sept. 9 

LG: Learn more about Brown v. Board of Education.

  1. on your own complete Brown v. Board handout Brown v Board Activity
  2. Political Cartoon #3 due Friday

Thursday Sept. 10

LG: Learn about the 16th-20th Amendments, and major court cases of Bill of Rights.

  1. Crash Course Govt. video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UyHWRXAAgmQ&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=28
  2. Talk about Amend. 16-20
  3. Look at major court cases for the Bill of Rights

HW: Political Cartoon #3 due Friday, upload before your class tomorrow

Friday Sept. 11

LG: Learn about the 21st-27th Amendments, and major court cases of Bill of Rights.

  1. Crash Course video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKK5KVI9_Q8&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=29
  2. Look at major court cases for the Bill of Rights
  3. Discuss Unit 2 Assessment, due Wednesday by midnight

HW: complete notes on court cases if needed

Hon. Govt. Week of Aug. 31-Sept. 4

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Book link: https://www.hmhco.com/api/external-sso/access?sp=ed&connection=GA-Cobb-00209531

Social-Studies-American-Government-Civics-Georgia-Standards-1o54ifj

 

Monday Aug. 31

LG: Learn about the Bill of Rights.

  1. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbwsF-A2sTg&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=23
  2. Notes on civil rights and civil liberties
  3. Bill of Rights https://billofrightsinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Branded-Bill-Of-Rights.pdf
  4.  complete BoR(Bill o Rights) hand out
  5.  be ready to share your ideas in class discussion tomorrow
  6. Political Cartoon #2, template in session, due Friday Sept. 4

HW: Complete BoR Handout A; work on political cartoon; Unit 1 Assessment due tomorrow

Tuesday Sept. 1

LG: Learn about the Bill of Rights.

  1. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8dI1GTWCk4&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=24
  2. Notes on civil rights and civil liberties
  3.  Complete BoR handout C
  4. upload your answers to BoR  h/o C in CTLS due Thursday Sept. 3
  5. BE SURE to complete unit 1 Assessment and upload by 3:30 today

HW: work on BoR Handout C; work on political cartoon

Wednesday Sept. 2 

LG: get caught up on work today.

  1. complete BoR Handout C
  2. work on political cartoon

Thursday Sept. 3

LG: Learn about the Bill of Rights.

  1. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zeeq0qaEaLw&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=25
  2. Notes on civil rights and civil liberties
  3.  Scenario activity, be ready to discuss tomorrow

HW: complete scenario activity for tomorrow’s discussion

Friday Sept. 34

LG: Learn the difference between Civil Rights and Civil Liberties.

  1. Watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vtpd0EbaFoQ&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtOfse2ncvffeelTrqvhrz8H&index=26
  2. Notes on civil rights and civil liberties
  3. discuss scenarios from yesterday

HW: none

Honors Govt. Week of Aug. 24-Aug. 28

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on August 21, 2020

Online Learning Digital Expectations: online learning expectations

Harrison Virtual Learning Plan: Harrsion Virtual Learning Plan 8.10.20

Harrison Remote Learning Page: http://www.harrisonhigh.org/Remote-Learning-Information

Syllabus: Syllabus HECON Govt F2020

CTLS Student Link: https://studentportal.educationincites.com/#/ (if you ave trouble linking to site with Microsoft Edge, copy and paste link into Chrome or Safari)

Book Link: (also linked to CTLS classroom) https://www.hmhco.com/api/external-sso/access?sp=ed&connection=GA-Cobb-00209531

Standards: https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Social-Studies-American-Government-Civics-Georgia-Standards.pdf

Helpful Links:

·       How To Log In To CTLS For Students
·       Finding Your Office 365 Username
·       How To Open A Digital Classroom
·       Joining A Digital Session
·       How To Start a Lesson
·       How To Find Resources
·       How To Meet With My Class
·       How To Turn In Assignments

Monday Aug. 24th 

LG: Review terminology and concepts related to government.

  1. Political Cartoon assignment DUE Friday Aug. 28th political-cartoon-F2020
  2. Unit 1 vocabulary worksheet due Friday Aug. 28th Unit 1 Vocabulary
  3. Quiz Article 2 tomorrow
  4. Notes over terminology/concepts Monday August 24th

HW: Political cartoon, study for Art 2 quiz tomorrow, Unit 1 vocabulary worksheet

Tuesday Aug. 25th

LG: Review types of governments and concepts in U.S. government.

  1. Quiz Art. 2
  2. Notes over types of governments and concepts in U.S. government
  3. Class activity “Dueling Axes” political cartoon due Thursday

HW: Political cartoon assignment due Friday, complete “Dueling Axes” if needed due Thursday, Unit 1 vocabulary worksheet

Wednesday Aug. 26th

Independent work day- complete any work not completed. “Dueling Axes” due tomorrow and Political Cartoon Assignment due Friday Aug. 28th, Unit 1 vocabulary worksheet due Friday Aug. 28th

Thursday Aug. 26th

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of the Constitution.

  1. Discussion on “Dueling Axes”
  2. Constitution Scavenger Hunt

HW: Complete Scavenger Hunt if you did not finish in class, Unit 1 vocabulary worksheet due tomorrow, Political Cartoon assignment due tomorrow

Friday Aug. 27th

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of the Constitution.

  1. make sure you have turned in Political Cartoon #1, and Unit 1 Vocabulary
  2. Authorized/Unauthorized  practice activity
  3. Authorized/Unauthorized Summative Assessment due Tuesday  Sept. 1

HW: work on Authorized/Unauthorized Summative Assessment due Tuesday  Sept. 1- THIS IS NOT A GROUP PROJECT, DO ALL WORK ON YOUR OWN

Honors Government Week of August 17-21

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Welcome to class!!

 

***Create a Flipgrid to introduce yourself to me! https://flipgrid.com/541ed816  Flipgrid video due Monday Aug. 24th . (when you log into Flipgrid use your email that ends in @students.cobbk12.org)

Sign up for Remind! Codes by period below:

1st Period: @eeabfa

2nd Period:@e4bac76

3rd Period:@3gagh7f

Online Learning Digital Expectations: online learning expectations

Harrison Virtual Learning Plan: Harrsion Virtual Learning Plan 8.10.20

Harrison Remote Learning Page: http://www.harrisonhigh.org/Remote-Learning-Information

Syllabus: Syllabus HECON Govt F2020

CTLS Student Link: https://studentportal.educationincites.com/#/ (if you ave trouble linking to site with Microsoft Edge, copy and paste link into Chrome or Safari)

Book Link: (also linked to CTLS classroom) https://www.hmhco.com/api/external-sso/access?sp=ed&connection=GA-Cobb-00209531

Standards: https://www.georgiastandards.org/Georgia-Standards/Documents/Social-Studies-American-Government-Civics-Georgia-Standards.pdf

Helpful Links:

·       How To Log In To CTLS For Students
·       Finding Your Office 365 Username
·       How To Open A Digital Classroom
·       Joining A Digital Session
·       How To Start a Lesson
·       How To Find Resources
·       How To Meet With My Class
·       How To Turn In Assignments

 

Monday August 17th  If there are technical issues I will get in touch with you through Remind to tell you what to do!!

Learning Goal: Learn about government class, and the Declaration of Independence.

  1. Why do we study government?  Day 1
  2. Highlight syllabus, make sure your parents complete Form linked to bottom of syllabus
  3. government course overview, and video
  4. DoI (Declaration of Independence) who wrote, video, structure, Ideals

HW: Homework Day 1 Name

Join your Remind class if you have not already!

Work on Flipgrid intro video due by Monday Aug. 24th

 

Tuesday August 18th 

Learning Goal: Learn about what lead up and the creation of the Constitution.

  1. Articles of Confederation
  2.  Federalism
  3.  Constitutional compromises
  4. Federalists vs. Anti-Federalists
  5.  Discuss any Federalism seen today
  6. Constitution- Preamble
  7. Article 1 Legislative Branch
  8. Art. 1 structure and key ideas

HW: Become familiar with article 1 by reading it from the textbook (has commentary to the side to help explain), or online if you have issues https://constitutioncenter.org/interactive-constitution/article/article-i

Answer questions on Article 1 The Constitution Art 1 Questions

Study for Article 1 quiz and anytime between 8/18 at 12 pm – 8/20 at 8 am take the quiz go to CTLS to access. ** If you took the quiz outside the CTLS link, your answers were anonymous, so please go in through CTLS so your answers are recorded under your name.**

Wednesday August 19th 

Learning Goal: Demonstrate knowledge of Article 1 of the Constitution.

  1. Click on Forms link to take Article 1 quiz anytime between 8/18 at 12 pm – 8/20 at 8 am, go to CTLS to access. ** If you took the quiz outside the CTLS link, your answers were anonymous, so please go in through CTLS so your answers are recorded under your name.**

2. Complete any work you have not finished

3.Work on Flipgrid intro video, due Monday Aug. 24th

 

Thursday August 20th 

Learning Goal: Learn about the U.S. Constitution.

  1. Presidential powers video
  2. Article 2 structure and sections
  3. Answer Art. 2 questions
  4. Electoral College video
  5. electoral map and discussion
  6.  Article 3 Structure and sections
  7. Judicial Branch graphic
  8.  3 branches of government and balance of power
  9.  Complete Art. 3 questions

HW: Complete all questions for Art. 2 and 3, Flipgrid work if not completed, study for Art. 2 quiz and take on CTLS Assess between Thursday at 12pm and Friday at 3:30 pm.

 

Friday August 21st

Learning Goal: Learn about the U.S. Constitution.

  1. Article 4 structure and sections
  2. Article 5 amending the Constitution
  3.  graphic on amending
  4. Article 6 Supremacy Clause
  5.  State v. Federal Law video
  6.  Article 7 Ratification
  7.  Bills of Rights

HW: complete questions for Articles 4-7, complete Flipgrid video if needed due Monday

 

 

 

 

Honors Government Week of May 11-12

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on May 7, 2020

Monday May 11th

LG: Learn about the U.S. President.

  1. read and complete activity The President
  2.  check your steps to becoming a law How a Bill Becomes a Law

Tuesday May 12th

LG: Learn about the judiciary.

  1. read The Judiciary
  2. Complete activity Marbury v Madison Activity

Today is the last activity! Grades are due in a day or two!! Can you believe it? Thank you all who kept coming back and learning!!! I wish you all the best in the years to come!

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