Geography 10/23-10/27

SSWG1 Explain why physical characteristics of place such as landforms, bodies of water,
climate, and natural resources act as contributing factors to world settlement patterns.

SSWG2 Evaluate how the physical and human characteristics of places and regions are
connected to human identities and cultures.

Mon- Europe Map Activity- Physical

Ch 12 Notes

Tues:  Ch 13 Notes

Regional Worksheets

Wed: Ch 14 Intro to Balkans Conflict

Inquiry Based earning Activity

Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo

Thurs: Video: Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo

Fri: Video: Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo

 

 

Econ 10/23-10/27

SSEMI2 Explain how the law of demand, the law of supply, and prices work to determine
production and distribution in a market economy.
a. Define the law of supply and the law of demand.
b. Distinguish between supply and quantity supplied, and demand and quantity demanded.

 

Mon: Review Demand and Supply

Chapter 4 Study Guide

Video Clips on Demand/Supply

Elasticity of Demand

 

Tues: Marginal Productivity of Supply

Worksheet on Ch 5- marginal product of labor

 

Wed:  CH 6 Supply and Demand/ Equilibrium

Graphing: shortages and surpluses

Ch 6 Study Guide

 

Thurs: Ch. 7 Market Structures

Cooperative Ed: Small groups defining each structure

Examples of each structure

Crashcourse Econ Video Clip

 

Fri: Market structures continued

Wheat market activity

 

 

Geography 10/2-10/6

Mon: Geography Latin America

Computer lab: Sheppard software games

Tues: Georgaphy Atlas Worksheets

Climate/Land-forms worksheet

Wed: Early civilizations project

Computer lab: Incas, Mayas,Aztecs

Thurs: Projects/Nazca Lines

Fri: Current Issues; Venezuela Case Study

 

 

 

 

Economics 10/2-10/6

SSEF1 Explain why limited productive resources and unlimited wants result in scarcity,
opportunity costs, and tradeoffs for individuals, businesses, and governments.
a. Define scarcity as a basic condition that exists when unlimited wants exceed limited
productive resources.

 

Mon- Intro to econ

FTE Exercise- What is economics worksheet.

Tues- Factors of Production

Worksheet Chapter 1

Wed: Economics Systems

Chapter 2 Worksheet

Thurs- Production Possibilities Curves

Notes/PowerPoints

PPF/PPC Graphing

Fri: Adam Smith & Free Market thinking

Is Greed good?