October 21 – October 25 – Week 11

Week 11   October 21 – October 25

GMETRIX is in full swing. We have several students who are nearing completion and will be able to sit for the exam very soon. Modules  7,8,9 are due on November 6th. Remember that if you need extra time, come during Hoya Block or set up some time before or after school with me.

UNIT 3 – Business Concepts, Entrepreneurship, Levels of Management, Organizational Charts, Business Ownership and Franchises, Vision and Mission Statements for Businesses 

Monday  Objectives: Franchises

What is a franchise? Notes for graphic organizer, Franchise Word Map

Investing money and pay franchise fees – must share your profits, Franchise fee,

Franchise Agreement,  Royalty Fees

A way to go into business for yourself, but not by yourself.

Board of Directors: Corporations and Non Profits

Separation of owners and managers 

GMETRIX modules 7,8,9 are due on November 6th – Reminder that students must make >80 to move on to the next module

Tuesday Objectives: Review for Business Concepts and Ownership

Series of three activities with a partner as review for ownership – Pair/Share

1.     Pick up your envelope from table – Using glue, glue your characteristics of business ownership onto your review sheet.

2.     Business Ownership Gallery Walk – questions posted around and outside of room – Use the gallery walk worksheet to answer all questions

3.     If you started a business questions – Choose two cards from each stack of difficulty, beginner and intermediate.  Answer on your own paper. Then, when you are ready, come to my table, have a seat and be ready to answer two advanced questions regarding business ownership and concepts.

Wednesday Objectives: Corporations Project

In notebook  – Students choose from the list of corporations

Research history, facts, mission statement, social responsibility, competition, stock exchange info, subsidiaries

Thursday Objectives: Corporations Project

 

Friday Objectives: Restaurant

New Employee Memo

Press Release on Letterhead 

Microsoft Lesson on Bullets – Standard and Custom

Microsoft Lesson on Level Lists

 

Week 10 – October 14 through October 18

Week 10   October 14 – October 18

GMETRIX is in full swing. We have several students who are nearing completion and will be able to sit for the exam very soon. Modules  7,8,9 are due on November 6th. Remember that if you need extra time, come during Hoya Block or set up some time before or after school with me.

UNIT 3 – Business Concepts, Entrepreneurship, Levels of Management, Organizational Charts, Business Ownership and Franchises, Vision and Mission Statements for Businesses

 

Monday  Objectives: Entrepreneurship

Small Business Administration – Take up the work from Friday

Students have 15 minutes to work in their groups and practice for presentations tomorrow.

Restaurant – Help Wanted Ad – Let’s advertise our available positions at the restaurant so that we can hire staff.

GMETRIX modules 7,8,9 are due on November 6th – Reminder that students must make >80 to move on to the next module

Tuesday Objectives: Entrepreneurship

Presentations of  Entrepreneurship Project  -Groups of 3 – Entrepreneurship Research Activity – Economics, Famous Entrepreneurs, Inventions, Dot.com Ventures and Business Plans  – Groups of three to four

Entrepreneurs Graphic Organizer

Microsoft Lesson on Bullets – Standard and Custom

Microsoft Lesson on Level Lists

Wednesday Objectives: Forms of Business Ownership

Make a graphic organizer – Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Corporation, LLCs

Definition – Ownership – Start Up Costs – Taxes – Liability – Decision Making – Pros – Cons

Sole Proprietorships and Partnerships (general and limited) Today – PowerPoints and Notes

Online store Partnership Agreement –  Show agreements to class and assign partners who want the extra credit – drop lowest formative grade

Thursday Objectives: Forms of Business Ownership

 Corporations  – PowerPoints and Notes

If we have time, corporations assignment

Friday Objectives: Forms of Business Ownership

Ownership Factors Check off List

Business Ownership Review Handout

Sweet Opportunities – Mini Posters

 

Preview: Next week:

Monday: Franchises – Introduction

 

 

Week 9 – October 7 – 11

Week 9 – October 7 – 11

GMETRIX is going strong! We have several students who are AHEAD of the required modules! Modules 4,5,6 are due on Friday, October 11th. Remember that if you need extra time, come during Hoya Block or set up some time before or after school with me.

UNIT 3 – Business Concepts, Entrepreneurship, Levels of Management, Organizational Charts, Business Ownership and Franchises, Vision and Mission Statements for Businesses

Monday  Objectives: Entrepreneurship

1st Block – Entrepreneurship PowerPoint and Notes, Chamber of Commerce – What is it? Observe the Cobb Chamber, Also the Small Business Administration

2nd Block – We still have several 2 minute presentations – Entrepreneurship PowerPoint and Notes, Chamber of Commerce – What is it? Observe the Cobb Chamber, Also the Small Business Administration

GMETRIX – Reminder that modules 4,5,6 are due this Friday

Tuesday Objectives:  Microsoft Lessons

Microsoft Lesson on Bullets – Standard and Custom

Microsoft Lesson on Level Lists – Multilevel

Microsoft Lesson on Breaks

Restaurant Letter – Chamber of Commerce on our Letterhead

Wednesday Objectives: Entrepreneurship

Tell the students about the Entrepreneurship Project they will present on Monday – Groups of 3 – I put them into groups. Entrepreneurship Research Activity – Economics, Famous Entrepreneurs, Inventions, Dot.com Ventures and Business Plans

Thursday Objectives: Entrepreneurship

One of six projects – assigned yesterday – Be ready to present on Monday

Sub Today: FBLA Rally – Students should have access to posters and markers

Friday Objectives:  Small Business Administration and GMETRIX

Small Business Admin Worksheet and remainder of day spent on GMETRIX

 

September 30th – October 4th

Week 8 – September 30th – October 4th

GMETRIX is going strong! We have several students who are AHEAD of the required modules! Modules 4,5,6 are due on Friday, October 11th. Remember that if you need extra time, come during Hoya Block or set up some time before or after school with me.

UNIT 3 – Business Concepts, Entrepreneurship, Levels of Management, Organizational Charts, Business Ownership and Franchises, Vision and Mission Statements for Businesses

 

Monday  Objectives: Presentations/Letterhead

1st Block – One presentation, review for performance portion of test on Wednesday (drawing shapes) – Explanation of letterhead

2nd Block – 8 Presentations, review for performance portion of test on Wednesday (drawing shapes) –

Explanation of letterhead

GMETRIX check

Tuesday Objectives:  Entrepreneurship

Sub today –

1st block – Finish letterhead, Business concepts vocabulary and sentences, GMETRIX (new access codes are on the board)

nd block – Business concepts vocabulary and sentences, GMETRIX (new access codes are on the board)

Wednesday Objectives: Business Concepts

1st block – Performance portion of test, Print letterhead, GMETRIX

2nd block – Performance portion of test, Work on letterhead – print if you get finished

PUT on board – new due date for modules 4,5,6 are October 11

Discuss with entire class about testing modules – Print out cheat sheets for modules 8,9 testing

Thursday Objectives: Business Concepts

1st block:  Entrepreneurs who Shaped America – Pair/share

Students turn in business concepts vocabulary and sentences

Business Concepts PowerPoint and Guided Notes

2nd block: Entrepreneurs who Shaped America – Pair/share

Students turn in business concepts vocabulary and sentences

Business Concepts PowerPoint and Guided Notes

Friday Objectives:  Entrepreneurship/Restaurant

In the door: Entrepreneurial Self Assessment survey

Basic Business Concepts – Notes Handout Activity – Print

Group Entrepreneurship Projects – I will put students in groups of three

Chamber of Commerce Letter on Letterhead

Intro to how businesses use the Chamber of Commerce

Extra time:

Icon Activities in Word

Icon Name and Function/Ribbon Location Scavenger Hunt