Hon. Govt. Unit 1: March 21-22, 25-29, April 8-12

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on March 18, 2019

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** Study Guide Unit 1 Test**

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Social Studies Tutoring Schedule – Harrison-16fmte8

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Thursday March 21

LG: Realize the importance of economics in real life situations.

  1. View and discuss the parts of the film Freakonomics.

Friday March 22

LG: See if you know enough to pass a U.S.  citizenship test, see where you fall politically after taking a political quiz.

  1. Citizenship video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJlY9C7YWzI, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PhztklZWr3s
  2. U.S. citizenship test open link, put answers on the scantron American Government Basic Skills TEST-yoqktv 
  3. https://www.isidewith.com/ 
  4. Log onto the site in number 2 and take the political quiz, record your results on a sheet of paper and turn in at the end of class
  5. Look at three different issues listed on the iside site and see if you agree with the political group from the quiz you took; add this info to the sheet you will turn in at the end of class.

 

Monday  March 25

LG: Get a better understanding of American government origins, and your own political affiliation.

  1. Web quest in the lab. Turn in.  Origins-of-US-Government-Webquest-19qlz1n (5)-2b1jiw4
  2. webquest_influences_of_gov-2cmmnwe

HW: Complete web quest for homework due Tuesday.

 

Tuesday March 26

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. Turn in web quest
  2. Read and analyze the Declaration of Independence, pp 43-46 in text book, answer the “exploring the documents” questions (7)
  3. Chart of various systems of government chart for fall unit 1 2018-13kxm7j
  4. Work on political cartoon assignment , due Friday political-cartoon-S2019-1l8fuej
  5.  Vocabulary  Unit 1 government unit 1 vocabulary-wrtb7w

HW: Vocabulary, political cartoon

 

Wednesday March 27

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. PowerPoint notes on Chap. 1
  2. Quiz over Vocabulary Part 1 Friday
  3. Activity- Constitution Scavenger Hunt

HW: Complete Scavenger Hunt if you did not complete in class, vocabulary, political cartoon

 

Thursday March 28

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1. Crash Course gov. video https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-1/
  2. PowerPoint notes on Chap. 1 continued
  3. Bi-Cameral Congress https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-2/
  4. Quiz over Vocabulary Part 1 Friday
  5. Checks and Balances https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-3/
  6.  27 Amendments Activity

HW: Complete 27th amendment, study for vocabulary quiz

 

Friday March 29

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1. turn in political cartoon analysis #1
  2. Quiz Vocabulary part 1
  3. PowerPoint notes on Unit 1 continued
  4. Constitutional Compromises https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-5/
  5. Share 27 Amendments

HW: Enjoy Spring Break !!!!

 

Monday April 8

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of U.S. Constitution and Articles of Confederacy.

  1. Constitution and Articles of the Confederacy comparison
  2. Part 2 Vocabulary quiz, Wednesday

HW: Study Vocabulary

 

Tuesday April 9

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1. Federalism Crash Course gov. video https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-4/
  2. Notes on Unit 1 ppt
  3. work on unit vocabulary, quiz on part 2 tomorrow

HW: study for quiz tomorrow, political cartoon

 

Wednesday April 10

LG: Learn about federalism.

  1. Quiz  vocabulary part 2
  2. pp. 47-50 answer questions 1-3 p. 50, review of Art. of Confederation strengths/weaknesses
  3. pp. 68-76 answer questions 1-8 p. 76, take notes on Federalism as you read
  4. pp. 103-110 answer questions 1-4 p. 110, take notes on Federalism as you read
  5. wrap up and summary

HW: study for Articles of Confederacy quiz, political cartoon

 

Thursday April 11

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of the foundations of the U.S. government.

  1. Kahoot! Review
  2. Review the Constitution
  3. Constitution and Articles of the Confederacy quiz
  4.  Amendment questions
  5.  study for Unit 1 assessment

HW: study for test

 

Friday April 12

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of the foundations of the U.S. government.

  1. turn in political cartoon analysis #2
  2.  Unit 1 vocabulary, handwritten vocabulary only, due
  3.   Unit 1 assessment
  4.   receive unit 2 vocabulary

HW: complete political cartoon analysis

Honors Economics Unit 5 Plans March 8, 11-15, 18-20

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on March 7, 2019

RESOURCES/INFORMATION:

Econ book link: https://clever.com/oauth/instant-login?client_id=58a2387860cc09e7d1d1&district_id=5798a584ac8d990100000850&specify_auth=samaximum-employment-1x8d2to

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Tutoring Schedule: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6jy-_ymJ6lPVW55eVl2bk0ySjA/view

 Help to study for the EOC Economics_Study_Guide_7.7.17-1oxacku

****Continue preparation on your own for EOC on March 19-20  by logging in to USATest Prep and Joining your class. Assignments are required, and they will count as quiz grades.***** Due by 10 pm March 18th

https://www.usatestprep.com/member-login?logout=1

StudyGuide: Milestones_StudyGuide_Economics_11-16-ymxtob

Another great practice site for Econ EOC: https://www.quia.com/quiz/678432.html

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Friday March 8

LG: Review decision matrix for cost benefit options associated with various option when making choices and budgeting.

  1.  Review decisions matrix ideas after International test
  2. Sample budget sheets to discuss and practice budgeting

HW: USATest Prep Quizzes,   read NE Chapter 7

 

Monday March 11

LG: Learn about banks and other financial institutions, reasons for the spread of interest charged and interest earned, and the relationship between risk and return

  1. compare different types of financial services
  2. why the spread between interest charged and interests earned?
  3. relationship between risk and return

HW: Review today’s notes, USA Test Prep quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Tuesday March 12

LG: Learn about the costs and benefits of using credit and taxes.

  1. Review types of taxes and effect  different groups
  2. Look at the costs and benefits of credit
  3. compare interest rates on loans and credit cards
  4. define annual percentage rate, fixed versus variable interest rates, and simple versus compound interest

HW: Review today’s notes, USATest Prep Quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Wednesday March 13

LG:Describe how insurance and other risk-management strategies, plus look at 21st century earnings of workers and how they are determined.

  1. look at types of insurance
  2. look at cost and benefits of different types of insurance
  3. How earnings of workers are determined in the marketplace and the importance of investing in your own education

HW: Review all personal finance notes for tomorrow’s Touchstone, USA Test Prep quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Thursday March 14

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance.

  1. Touchstone for Personal Finance
  2. Review for EOC

HW: Review all personal finance notes for tomorrow’s Unit test, USA Test Prep quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Friday March 14

LG:Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance.

  1. Test Unit 5 Personal Finance.
  2. Review for EOC

HW: USA Test Prep quizzes and review for EOC

Monday March 18

LG: Prepare for EOC.

  1. Review for EOC in economics

HW: USA Test Prep quizzes due at 10 pm,  and review for EOC

Tuesday March 19 and 20

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of Economic principles.

  1. EOC Economics

HW: Breathe!!!

 

 

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