Honors Government Week of 3/30-4/3

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on March 25, 2020

Monday March 30

LG: Understand the differing philosophies of Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton.

  1. go to https://learner.org/series/a-biography-of-america/a-new-system-of-government/
  2. Scroll down to the “You Decide: Jefferson or Hamilton?” tab, click on the tab and read through the information given
  3. At the very end of the information there is a question, “With what you now know, whose vision for the United States was more compelling, Thomas Jefferson or Alexander Hamilton?” write a brief response with evidence from the text you read and submit it to me.

Tuesday March 31st 

LG: Learn about the Constitution.

  1. watch https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-3/
  2. Continue to read through the Constitution to find the answers to the power point Constitutionauthorized2019
  3. following the directions in the ppt, send me the answers for #5-11

Wednesday April 1

LG: Learn about the Constitution.

  1. watch https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-4/
  2. Continue to read through the Constitution to find the answers to the power point Constitutionauthorized2019
  3. following the directions in the ppt, send me the answers for #12-18

Thursday April 2

LG: Learn about the Constitution.

  1. watch https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-5/
  2. Continue to read through the Constitution to find the answers to the scavenger hunt on the Constitution constitution scavenger hunt
  3. Send me your results

Friday April 3

LG: Learn about the origins of government.

  1. take notes on the origins of American government chapter 2 government

 

 

Honors Government 3/23-3/27

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on March 20, 2020

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

Syllabus-APCGP- S2020

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

** Study Guide Unit 1 Test**

STUDY GUIDE FOR Unit 1 Test-1oanttp

Vocabulary  Unit 1 government-unit-1-vocabulary-wrtb7w (1)

 

Monday March 23rd

LG: Introduction to government class.

  1. Citizenship video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJlY9C7YWzI, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PhztklZWr3s
  2. Citizenship Test- Would you be deported? https://my.uscis.gov/en/prep/test/civics/view
  3. I Side With Political Quiz-   https://www.isidewith.com/political-quiz
  4. Send me an email with your citizenship test score and top 2 political parties from I Side quiz results!

Tuesday March 24th 

LG: Learn about origins of the U.S. Government.

  1. Web quest. Email Completed work to me.  Origins-of-US-Government-Webquest-19qlz1n (5)-2b1jiw4
  2. webquest_influences_of_gov-2cmmnwe

Wednesday March 25th

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. Open  document Origins-of-US-Government-Webquest-19qlz1n (5)-2b1jiw4
  2. Scroll down and complete Task B, make a 3 paragraph essay and then email it to me

Thursday March 26th

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. Read and analyze the Declaration of Independence; you can use the text book link at the top of the blog, or use an internet copy of the Declaration of Independence to answer these questions declaration of independence questions
  2. send me your answers
  3.  View Crash Course gov. video https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-1/

Friday March 27th

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1.  View Bi-Cameral Congress https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-2/
  2. Using the U.S. Constitution, from book link or internet, and following the directions on the power point below, decide whether or not the scenario listed in authorized or not authorized in the Constitution. Do slide scenarios #2-4, send me the results
  3. Constitutionauthorized2019

 

 

Hon Econ Unit 5 Plans 3/9-3/13, 3/16-3/20 updated(3/15)

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on March 9, 2020

RESOURCES/INFORMATION:

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

Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards-1kygv50,

Tutoring Schedule: see Harrison Social Studies Homepage

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

****Continue preparation on your own for EOC on March 19 and 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 18

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

Naked Economics assigned reading: Pre course work-1iwgc70

Syllabus HECON S2020

 

Monday March 9 after Unit 4 test

LG: Learn about different types of insurance, and how to pay for college.

  1. Read article about insurance types and answer all questions
  2. read about how to pay for college and write a summary paragraph

HW: complete articles, work on USATest Prep

Tuesday March 10

LG: Review decision matrix for cost benefit options associated with various option when making choices and budgeting. Learn about banks and other financial institutions.

  1.  Review decisions matrix ideas
  2. Credit
  3. compare different types of financial services
  4. Article “Insurance: Managing Risk and Balancing Responsibility with Affordability” answer all question due, trade and grade
  5.  Discuss paying for college article

HW: USATest Prep Quizzes,  CH. 7 Naked Economics

 

Wednesday March 11  Early Release Day

LG: Learn about reasons for the spread of interest charged and interest earned, and the relationship between risk and return.

  1. why the spread between interest charged and interests earned?
  2. personal finance notes Personal Finance by standards

HW: Complete Savings Goal Calculator activity, Review today’s notes, USA Test Prep quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Thursday March 12

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

  1. Credit Quiz
  2. Review types of taxes and effect  different groups complete activity
  3. Insurance summary page
  4. compare interest rates on loans and credit cards and complete handout on Credit Scores (ALL info on the Personal Finance ppt attached to the #2 on Wednesday’s post.)

HW: Review today’s notes, USATest Prep Quizzes, read NE Chapter 7, Review all personal finance notes for tomorrow’s Touchstone

Friday 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. Touchstone Unit 5
  2. USATest Prep, assignments have been extended until next Friday March 20th

HW: USA Test Prep quizzes, read NE Chapter 7

Monday March 16 

*If you have not started your USATest Prep assignments yet and cannot get into your account, email me and I will send you your password and username. All previously assigned USATest Prep Assignments are due Friday March 20th!!!

LG:Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance.

  1. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for Spending and Saving section
  2.  Complete questions on Spending and Saving in this section on USA Test Prep

HW: Read Ch.7 in Naked Economics, USA Test Prep quizzes

Tuesday March 17

LG:Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance.

  1. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for Banking and Investing section
  2.  Complete questions on Banking and Investing  in this section on USA Test Prep

HW: Read Ch.7 in Naked Economics, USA Test Prep quizzes

Wednesday March 18

LG:Demonstrate knowledge of personal finance.

  1. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for the Insurance section
  2.  Complete questions on Insurance  in this section on USA Test Prep
  3. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for Skills and Pay section
  4.  Complete questions on Skills and Pay  in this section on USA Test Prep

HW: Read Ch.7 in Naked Economics, review personal finance notes for USA Test Prep test tomorrow

Thursday  March 19

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of Economic  Personal Finance principles.

  1. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for Taxation and You section
  2.  Complete questions on Taxation and You in this section on USA Test Prep
  3. USATest Prep-Personal Finance video and questions for Creditworthiness section
  4.  Complete questions on Creditworthiness in this section on USA Test Prep

HW: review all personal finance notes for Domain Test on USA Test Prep tomorrow, USA Test Prep quizzes

Friday March 20

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of Economics.

  1. Next to the Section title “Personal Finance Economics” click on the button that says “Domain Test”, choose your teacher and class
  2. Take the Personal Finance full test, 20 questions, on USATest Prep
  3. All previously assigned USA Test Prep Quizzes due today! The ones assigned 3 weeks ago!!!

HW: Have a great weekend!!!

Hon. Econ Unit 4 Plans 3/2-3/6, and 3/9

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on February 28, 2020

RESOURCES/INFORMATION:

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

Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards-1kygv50,

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 AND 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

Naked Economics assigned reading: Pre course work-1iwgc70

Syllabus HECON S2020

 

Monday Mar. 2

LG: To explain the reasons for international trade, define and give examples of imports and exports, explain the significance of specialization in international trade, define absolute advantage and comparative advantage, identify countries with absolute advantage and comparative from a data set, explain the effects of absolute and comparative advantage on international trade, read and interpret scenarios, tables, and graphs related to absolute and comparative advantage, and give the significance of balance of trade and balance of payment data as economic indicators.

  1.  Notes from Power Point on Exchange Rates Exchange Rates
  2. Inquiry Design Model Activity Formative and Summative portion
  3. More notes for understanding exchange rates Rates https://docs.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=http://tontodonati.weebly.com/uploads/5/4/5/9/54593007/foreign_exchange__forex_.pptx

HW: study notes for exchange quiz, work on IDM, complete notes on exchange rates, USATest prep assignments

 

Tuesday Mar. 3

LG: To explain the reasons for international trade, define and give examples of imports and exports, explain the significance of specialization in international trade, define absolute advantage and comparative advantage, identify countries with absolute advantage and comparative from a data set, explain the effects of absolute and comparative advantage on international trade, read and interpret scenarios, tables, and graphs related to absolute and comparative advantage, and give the significance of balance of trade and balance of payment data as economic indicators.

  1. Quiz Exchange Rates
  2. International trade and Absolute and Comparative Advantage ppt intro to intl trade-z26jp2  Absolute and Comparative Advantage
  3. Activity- Absolute vs. Comparative Advantage Comparative Advantage Practice Problems-28031yg

HW: Study for quiz on absolute/comparative advantage,  complete activity if needed, work on IDM, USATest prep assignments, video help for absolute/comparative advantage https://www.youtube.com/watch?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HneRNVtahYw

 

Wednesday Mar. 4

LG: To explain the reasons for international trade, define and give examples of imports and exports, explain the significance of specialization in international trade, define absolute advantage and comparative advantage, identify countries with absolute advantage and comparative from a data set, explain the effects of absolute and comparative advantage on international trade, read and interpret scenarios, tables, and graphs related to absolute and comparative advantage, and give the significance of balance of trade and balance of payment data as economic indicators.

  1. Quiz Absolute and Comparative Advantage
  2. Power Point notes/videos on Trade Organizations
  3. Problem set #4 Unit 4 Problem Set International Spring 2019

HW:    balance of trade article and questions, work on IDM, USATest prep assignments

 

Thursday Mar. 5

LG: To explain the reasons for international trade, define and give examples of imports and exports, explain the significance of specialization in international trade, define absolute advantage and comparative advantage, identify countries with absolute advantage and comparative from a data set, explain the effects of absolute and comparative advantage on international trade, read and interpret scenarios, tables, and graphs related to absolute and comparative advantage, and give the significance of balance of trade and balance of payment data as economic indicators.

  1.  Quiz Trade Organizations
  2. Exchange rate practice
  3. Power Point notes on balance of payment and trade
  4. Trade article and questions

HW: Complete IDM due tomorrow, study for Touchstones quiz, complete problem set, USATest prep assignments

 

Friday Mar. 6

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of International Economics Concepts, and understanding of Macroeconomics.

  1. Turn in Trade article and questions
  2. International Touchstones quiz
  3. Check Problem Set

HW: complete problem set, study for test, USATest prep assignments

Monday Oct. 9

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of International Economics.

  1. turn in Free Trade IDM
  2. Unit 4 Assessment
  3. Begin Personal Finance notes

HW: Work on USA Test Prep aassignments in preparation for the EOC

Hon. Econ. Unit 3 Plans Feb. 6-7, 10-14,24-28

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on January 31, 2020

EOC March 19 and 20

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

Syllabus –Syllabus HECON S2020

Summer/Pre Course Reading-Pre course work-1iwgc70

Standards for Economics- Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards-1kygv50

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

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

Tutoring Schedule- will be located on the Social Studies page, under the Academics tab on the Harrison web page

Unit 3 Problem Set Macro Spring 2019 (Julie Clifton)-189q7u5

 

Thursday Feb. 6

LG: Learn about Gross Domestic Product.

  1. Notes on GDP
  2. “GDP: Does It measure up?” article and questions

HW: study notes, complete GDP art./questions, read Naked Economics

 

Friday Feb. 7

LG: Learn about GDP.

  1. turn in article and questions
  2. GDP practice

HW: review notes, read Naked Economics, complete GDP practice, read Naked Economics

Monday Feb. 10

LG: Learn about the business cycle.

  1. check GDP practice
  2. notes on the business cycle,
  3. business cycle activity Business Cycle Graph Mini-project
  4. read pp. 366-373 in text book (link above) , and answer questions 1-6 on page 373

HW: complete business cycle activity and complete book questions, study notes for quiz, read Naked Economics

Tuesday Feb. 11

LG: To learn about unemployment.

  1. Quiz GDP, business cycle
  2. Notes on unemployment and read pp. 382-389
  3. Role play activity for unemployment-Create skits for the types of unemployment. Be ready to perform tomorrow.

HW: review notes for quiz, prepare for skit, read Naked Economics

Wednesday Feb. 12

LG: Learn about unemployment.

  1.  finish unemployment skits
  2. perform unemployment skits
  3. practice unemployment questions

HW: complete unemployment questions, study for quiz, read Naked Economics

Thursday Feb. 13

LG: Learn about inflation.

  1. Quiz unemployment
  2. Notes and activity on inflation/CPI and read pp.375-381 INFLATION Spring 2015.ppt
  3. “What’s in Your Market Basket?” article and questions

HW: finish article, study notes, read Naked Economics

 

Friday Feb. 14  Happy Valentine’s Day!!!!

LG: Learn about CPI, and market baskets.

  1. Quiz Inflation
  2. Real vs. Nominal Gross Movie Sales Activity
  3. Market basket activity

HW: Happy Winter Break!!!

 

Monday Feb. 24

LG: Learn about The Federal Reserve and the Monetary Policy.

  1. Notes Fed. Reserve and Monetary Policy and read pp.462-483 FEDERAL RESERVE MONETARY POLICY Spring 2015
  2. receive problem set  Unit 3 Problem Set Macro Spring 2019 (Julie Clifton)-189q7u5

HW: review notes for quiz, read Naked Economics

Tuesday Feb.25

LG: Learn about fiscal policy and taxes.

  1. Quiz Federal Reserve and Monetary policy
  2. Notes fiscal policy and taxes and read pp. 398-429 TAXES AND FISCAL POLICY Spring 2015

HW: study notes for quiz, read Naked Economics

Wednesday Feb. 26

LG: Learn about different types of taxes and fiscal policy.

  1. Quiz on Fiscal Policy
  2. Complete Market Basket activity
  3. work on problem set

HW: Study for Touchstones and test, and work on problem set,  read Naked Economics

Thursday Feb. 27

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Macro.

  1. Touchstones Macro Economics Quiz
  2.  check on problem set

HW: Study for test, read Naked Economics

Friday Feb. 28

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Macro economics.

  1. Turn in Problem sets
  2. Macroeconomics Assessment

HW: research for debate and prepare to present tomorrow

 

Honors Econ. Unit 1 Plans Jan. 6-10, and 13-16

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on January 2, 2020

Syllabus –Syllabus HECON S2020

Summer/Pre Course Reading-Pre course work-1iwgc70

Standards for Economics- Social-Studies-Economics-Georgia-Standards-1kygv50

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

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

Tutoring Schedule- will be located on the Social Studies page, under the Academics tab on the Harrison web page

Unit 1 Problem Set Fundamentals Spring 2019-1153s2k

Social-Studies-Economics-Unit-2-review

 

Monday Jan. 6

Learning Goal: Become familiar with Economics definition.

  1. Review transcripts
  2. Students fill out information forms
  3. Syllabus
  4. What is Economics Really About?
  5. View video on kidney donations and complete activity
  6. Power point notes and video clips: Basic Economic Reasoning
  7. Wrap up class, HW reminder

HW-

Respond to the following questions:

Drawing on your new knowledge of the definition of economics and our class discussion, answer the following questions for homework:

  • 1. Name four things you know about economics.
  • 2. How does economics relate to your life? How does it affect your family?
  • 3. After viewing organ donation video and completing dialysis activity, come up with a plan to solve the problem of kidney donations/dialysis. Be sure to address your solution completely (at least one paragraph).

 

Tuesday Jan. 7

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

  1. Turn in HW questions
  2. Collect syllabus signatures sheet
  3. Power point notes and video clips: Basic Economic Reasoning
  4. Applying Economic Strategies to Everyday Life and questions
  5.  “The Scarcity Shortage” article and questions

HW: Review notes for Basic Reasoning Quiz tomorrow; complete any of class activity you did not finish in class.

Wednesday Jan. 8

LG:  Understand scarcity and opportunity costs.

  1. Allocating Scarce Resources Game
  2. Quiz 1 Basic Economic Reasoning
  3. Opportunity Cost ppt .1
  4. Econ. Systems notes

HW: study notes

Thursday Jan. 9

LG: Compare and contrast different economic systems and explain how they answer the three basic economic questions of what to produce, how to produce, and for whom to produce.

  1. Power point notes and video clips: Economic systems lecture #2
  2. discuss handout comparing economic systems
  3. Read charts on pp. 62, 66-67 in text
  4. Read pp. 47  from text
  5. Begin Prod. Possibilities ppt

HW: Review notes for tomorrow’s quiz

Friday Jan. 10

LG: To be able to use economic models like production possibilities curves, marginal cost/marginal benefit tables, and production graphs to identify trade-offs, opportunity cost, and rational decision making criteria.

  1. Quiz 2 Economic Systems notes
  2. PowerPoint notes/videos on production possibilities #3
  3. Production possibilities activities

HW: complete activity if needed

Monday Jan. 13

LG: To be able to use economic models like production possibilities curves, and learn about the role of governments and market failures.

  1. Check production possibilities work from yesterday
  2. ppt. Goods, Market failures, role of Govt.
  3. Production possibilities graphing practice.

HW: Review notes for tomorrow’s quiz

Tuesday Jan. 14

LG: Learn about rational decision making.

  1. Quiz 3 production possibilities
  2. Ppt notes on rational decision making and activities
  3. practice set for unit 1, due Wednesday

HW: Review notes for Monday’s quiz;  complete problem set- an accuracy grade will be taken

Wednesday Jan. 15

LG: Learn about economic goals in economics.

  1. Quiz  4 role of govt.
  2. Touchstone Quiz  for Fundamentals
  3. Grade Unit I practice set
  4. study for test unit 1

HW: Review notes and study for tomorrow’s test; review problem set

Thursday Jan. 16

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental concepts in economics.

  1. Unit 1 problem set
  2. test Unit 1
  3. Read article and answer questions

HW: complete article  and questions if needed

HON GOVT. Unit 3 Plans Dec. 2-6, 9-13, 16-20

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on November 22, 2019

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

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

Tutoring Schedule: https://tb2cdn.schoolwebmasters.com/accnt_42975/site_42976/Social-Studies-Tutoring-Schedule-Harrison.pdf

Syllabus HECON F2019

Monday Dec. 2

LG: Understand the functions and characteristics of the U.S. Congress.

  1. notes and activities on U.S. Congress
  2. Pick a president to do the Poster project for, due Monday

HW: review your notes

Tuesday Dec. 3

LG: Understand the functions and characteristics of the U.S. Congress.

  1. notes and activities on U.S. Congress

HW: Review your notes

Wednesday Dec. 4

LG: Understand the functions and characteristics of the U.S. Congress.

  1. notes and activities on U.S. Congress
  2. complete comparison chart for House and Senate

HW: Complete chart and review notes, President poster project due Monday

Thursday Dec. 5

LG: Learn about the roles of the President and his powers.

  1. Notes and activities on the President

HW: review notes, President poster project due Monday

Friday Dec. 6

LG: Learn about the roles of the President and his powers.

  1. Notes and activities on the President Presidency webiste

HW: review notes, President poster project due Monday

Monday Dec. 9

LG: Learn about the roles of the President and his powers.

  1. Turn in President Posters
  2. Notes and activities on the President

HW: review notes

Tuesday Dec. 10

LG: Learn about the Supreme Court.

  1. Notes and activities on the Supreme Court.

HW: review notes

Wednesday Dec. 11

LG: Learn about the Federal Bureaucracy.

  1. notes and activities on the Federal bureaucracy.

HW: Review notes.

Thursday Dec. 12

LG: Wrap up the 3 Branches and prepare for test.

  1. complete any notes
  2. prepare for test

HW: prepare for test.

Friday Dec. 13

LG: Utilize your knowledge of our government and create your own country.

  1. in groups, follow the rubric and directions for creating your own countries.
  2. Study guide for test Monday Honors Government Unit 3 Review

HW: complete create your own country projects if needed, study for final

Monday Dec. 16

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Legislative, Executive and Judicial Branches.

  1. Unit 3 Assessment

HW: research different political parties.

Tuesday Dec.17

LG: Learn about political party system, interest groups and the electoral college system.

  1. watch TedEd video on the electoral college
  2. look at political parties
  3. look at interest groups

HW: Prepare for final exam

Wednesday Dec. 18

LG: Wrap up and review for final exam.

  1. wrap up any information from yesteday
  2. review for final

HW: study for final

Thursday Dec. 19

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of government.

  1. Final Exam – 1st period

Friday Dec. 20

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of government.

  1. Final Exam – 3rd period

Hon. Govt. Unit 2 Plans Nov. 4, 6-8, 11-15, 18-22

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Posted by cliftonj | Posted in Hon. Gov/Econ | Posted on November 1, 2019

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

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

Tutoring Schedule: https://tb2cdn.schoolwebmasters.com/accnt_42975/site_42976/Social-Studies-Tutoring-Schedule-Harrison.pdf

Syllabus HECON F2019

 

Monday November 4

LG: Learn about the Federal Court System.

  1. Notes on Federal Court System

HW: Review notes, work on vocab, political cartoon #3

 

Tuesday November 5 Student Day off!!!!!

 

Wednesday November 6

LG: Learn more about Constitutional Freedoms– civil rights and civil liberties.

  1. Read about possible SC cases for project
  2. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  3. Notes on Civil Liberties
  4. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: Read Supreme Court cases, and rank your choices

 

Thursday November 7

LG: Learn more about Constitutional Freedoms– civil rights and civil liberties.

  1. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  2. Notes on Constitutional Freedoms
  3. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: Research for Supreme Court case, political cartoon #3 due tomorrow

 

Friday November 8

LG: Learn about  constitutional freedoms- civil rights and civil liberties.

  1.  Turn in Pol. Cartoon #3
  2. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  3. Talk about Supreme Court projects, choose groups
  4. Civil rights/liberties notes continued
  5. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: Research for Supreme Court case, vocab., review notes for a Civil Liberties Quiz

 

 Monday November 11

LG: Learn more about Constitutional Freedoms– civil rights and civil liberties.

  1. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  2. Listen to parts of a Supreme Court Case
  3. Civil rights/liberties notes continued
  4. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?
  5. Read and respond to Article about Judicial Restraint vs. Judicial Activism

HW: Research for Supreme Court case, political cartoon #4, complete article

 

Tuesday November 12

LG: Learn more about Constitutional Freedoms– civil rights and civil liberties.

  1.  Turn in  article questions
  2. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  3. Civil rights/liberties notes continued
  4. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: review notes, work on Supreme Court case, vocabulary

 

Wednesday November 13

LG: Learn more about Constitutional Freedoms- civil rights and civil liberties.

  1.  Turn in  article questions
  2. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  3. Civil rights/liberties notes continued
  4. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: review notes, work on Supreme Court case, vocabulary

 

Thursday November 14

LG: Notes on law in America.

  1. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  2. notes on laws in America law in america
  3. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?

HW: Prepare to present your S.C. case, political cartoon #4 due tomorrow

 

Friday November 15

LG: Learn about supreme court cases.

  1. Civil Liberties/Rights Quiz
  2. Turn in Pol. Cartoon #4
  3. Complete notes on laws in America
  4. Authorized or unauthorized? Constitution Scenarios
  5. SC case facts- discuss arguments for and against, how did the court vote?
  6. meet with group to finalize and prepare for SC cases, draw for slots

HW: Prepare to present your S.C. case, vocabulary , review for test

 

 Monday November 18

LG: Learn about supreme court cases.

  1. Present Supreme court cases

HW: review for test, prepare for SC case

 

Tuesday November 19

LG: Learn about supreme court cases.

  1. Present Supreme court cases

HW: review for test, prepare for SC case

 

Wednesday November 20

LG: Learn about supreme court cases.

  1. Present Supreme court cases

HW: review for test, prepare for SC case

 

Thursday November 21

LG: Learn about supreme court cases.

  1. Present Supreme court cases

HW: review for test,  vocabulary due tomorrow

Friday November 22

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of Civil rights/liberties/law in America.

  1. turn in vocabulary
  2. Unit 2 Assessment

 

Hon. Government Unit 1 Oct.21-25, 28-Nov. 1

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

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** Study Guide Unit 1 Test**

STUDY GUIDE FOR Unit 1 Test-1oanttp

Social Studies Tutoring Schedule – Harrison-16fmte8

Honors Gov-Econ Syllabus S2018-1hmwk9f

Monday Oct. 21

LG: Introduction to government class.

  1. Citizenship video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJlY9C7YWzI, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PhztklZWr3s
  2. Citizenship Test- Would you be deported? https://my.uscis.gov/en/prep/test/civics/view
  3. I Side With Political Quiz-   https://www.isidewith.com/political-quiz
  4. Web quest in the lab. Turn inOrigins-of-US-Government-Webquest-19qlz1n (5)-2b1jiw4
  5. webquest_influences_of_gov-2cmmnwe

HW: Complete web quest for homework due Friday.

Tuesday Oct. 22

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. Read and analyze the Declaration of Independence Activity
  2. Chart of various systems of government chart for fall unit 1 2018-13kxm7j
  3. Hand out political political-cartoon-F2019
  4.  Vocabulary  Unit 1 government-unit-1-vocabulary-wrtb7w (1)

HW: Vocabulary, political cartoon, web quest

Wednesday Oct. 23

LG: Learn about origins of the American Government.

  1. Article 1 of the Constitution Activity
  2. PowerPoint notes on Chap. 1
  3. Crash Course gov. video https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-1/
  4. Article 2  Constitution Activity

HW:  vocabulary, political cartoon, study Art. 1 quiz

Thursday Oct. 24

LG: Expand your knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1.  Quiz Article I
  2. Bi-Cameral Congress https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-2/
  3. Checks and Balances https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-3/
  4. Complete Art. 2 Const. Activity
  5. PowerPoint notes on Chap. 1 continued

HW: study for Article 2 quiz

Friday Oct. 25

LG: Expand your knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1. Turn in political cartoon 1
  2. Quiz Article 2
  3. PowerPoint notes on Unit 1
  4. Constitutional Compromises https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-5/
  5. Articles 3-7 Activity

HW: political cartoon due tomorrow, study for Articles 3-7 quiz

Monday Oct. 28

LG: Expand your knowledge of U.S. Constitution and Articles of Confederacy.

  1. Constitution and Articles of the Confederacy comparison
  2. Review Articles 4 -7

HW: Study for Articles 3-7 quiz

Tuesday Oct. 29

LG: Demonstrate knowledge of U.S. Constitution.

  1.  Quiz Articles 3 -7
  2. Constitution and Articles of the Confederacy quiz Wednesday
  3. Notes on Unit 1 ppt
  4. pp. 47-50 answer questions 1-3 p. 50, review of Art. of Confederation

HW: study for quiz tomorrow, political cartoon

Wednesday Oct. 30

LG: Learn about federalism.

  1. Quiz  Constitution and Articles of Confederacy
  2. notes Chapter 4 Notes
  3. Federalism Crash Course gov. video https://www.pbs.org/video/crash-course-government-4/
  4. pp. 96-102 answer questions 1-6 p. 102, take notes on Federalism as you read
  5. pp. 103-110 answer questions 1-4 p. 110, take notes on Federalism as you read

HW: study for Articles of Confederacy quiz, political cartoon

Thursday Oct. 31

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

  1.  Constitution Scavenger Hunt
  2.  study for Unit 1 assessment

HW: study for test

Friday Nov. 1

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

  1. Turn in political cartoon 2
  2. Turn in Unit 1 vocabulary, handwritten vocabulary only
  3.   Unit 1 assessment
  4.   receive unit 2 vocabulary

HW: Have a great weekend!

Hon. Econ. Unit 5 Plans Oct. 8-11, 14-18

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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: see Harrison Social Studies Homepage

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

****Continue preparation on your own for EOC on Oct. 17-18  by logging in to USATest Prep and Joining your class. Assignments are required, and they will count as quiz grades.***** Due by 10 pm Oct. 16th

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

Naked Economics assigned reading: Pre course work-1iwgc70

honors government economics syllabus spring 2019-2o16w97

 

Tuesday Oct. 8 after Unit 4 test

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. Article “Insurance: Managing Risk and Balancing Responsibility with Affordability” answer all questions, due tomorrow

HW: USATest Prep Quizzes,  complete article and questions. CH. 7 Naked Economics

 

Wednesday Oct. 9

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.  go over answers from article
  2. compare different types of financial services
  3. why the spread between interest charged and interests earned?
  4. relationship between risk and return, types of taxes, credit
  5. “Savings Goal Calculator” activity, complete chart

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

Thursday Oct. 10

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

  1. Review types of taxes and effect  different groups complete activity
  2. Insurance summary page
  3. compare interest rates on loans and credit cards and complete handout on Credit Scores

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

Friday Oct. 11

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 Auto Loan Calculator, and follow directions to complete activity
  2.  Complete ” College: Learning the Skills to Pay the Bills? ” article and fill in the provided budget sheet
  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

Monday Oct. 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

Tuesday March 15

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

Wednesday Oct. 16 Senior Seminar no Economics

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

Thursday  and Friday Oct.  17 and 18

LG: Demonstrate your knowledge of Economic principles.

  1. EOC Economics

HW: Breathe!!!

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