SSWG4 Assess the characteristics, spatial distribution, and migration of human populations on the earth’s surface.
Mon: Finish United Nations Sustainability activity
Tues: Demographic Transition Model Activity
Draw diagram of model and 5 stages of population growth
What is the Demographic Transition Model?
Wed: Immigration case studies
United States- push/pull factors
Current status of immigration situation in US
Current Event: Immigration
Thurs: Immigration policies around the world.
Compare/Contrast immigration around the globe.
Fri: Video: Contagion
Test Next Tuesday
SSCG1 Compare and contrast various systems of government. a
SSCG2 Demonstrate knowledge of the political philosophies that shaped the development of United States constitutional government.
Monday- Key Question: What is purpose of government.
Enlightenment influences on American Government
Nature of Man- discussion
State of Nature Activity: Lord of the Flies
ICIVICS Activity on Hobbes/Locke
State of Nature
Tues: Early Influences on Govt
ICIVICS Activity on Magna Carta, English Bill of Rights
Video Clip: Magna Carta
Wed: Forms of Govt/Federalism
Forms of Govt Video
Notes/Discussion on idea of Federalism
Crashcourse Govt Video Clip
Thurs: Declaration of Indpendence
Morgan Freeman Reading of Declaration video clip
“We the People” Activity
Fri: Unit 1 Test
SSWG4 Assess the characteristics, spatial distribution, and migration of human
populations on the earth’s surface.
a. Assess demographic patterns of population using graphs, maps, and other models (e.g.,
Demographic Transition Model, population density maps, and global migration patterns).
Mon- China 2 Child Policy Article
Discussion on declining populations
Tues- Test Culture
Wed- Demographic Transition Model notes
Thurs- Maternity/Paternity Laws
Fri- Quiz on population
Hans Rosling Video
Demographic Transition Models
SSCG1 Compare and contrast various systems of government.
Monday- US Citizenship Test
What do you know about government?
Tues- Last Econ Unit Test
Wed- Intro to government
“Lecture on purpose of government”
Notes and discussion
Thurs- ICIVICS Activity Forms of Government
Fr– Stossel Video
Forms of Government Video
Click on link for US Citizenship Test
Mon- Postcard project library
Tues- Quiz Morphology and government types
Intro to Population pyramids and population geography
Wed- PSAT Testing
Thurs- Hans Rosling TedTalk video on population growth and world.
Article- 7 billion Reasons Why Malthus Was Wrong
Mon- Personal Finance
Investment and credit
Activity on risk vs return investment
Credit and interest
Tues- EOC REVIEW
200 question review for EOC below
WED- PSAT Testing
Review for EOC
SSWG3 Evaluate how cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of the earth’s surface.
Mon: Review and discuss DBQ questions on 1948 War of Independence
Tues: Quiz Forms of Government
PowerPoint/Notes on Country shapes
Activity on morphology
Arab/Israeli Conflict: Promises
Cause and Effect Worksheet
Video clip on imperialism
Thurs: United Nations
Notes/Discussion on UN and its purpose
Fri: Test Unit 3
SSEPF1 Apply rational decision making to personal spending and saving choices.
SSEPF2 Explain that banks and other financial institutions are businesses that channel
funds from savers to investors.
SSEPF3 Explain how changes in taxation can have an impact on an individual’s spending
and saving choices.
SSEPF5 Describe how insurance and other risk-management strategies protect against
ECON EOC MILESTONE NEXT WEEK!!!
THURS 10/17 and FRI 10/18
Great review site below
Monday- Unit 4 Test
Tues- Personal Finance Unit 5 Intro
HW Study Guide
Discussion and video on insurance
Packet on insurance types and purpose
HW- 1 &2 from packet
Thurs- Minimum day
Financial Institutions Ch 10
Ch 10 Study Guide
Fri- Investing / Stocks
Ch 11 Study Guide
Lecture and discussion