Week 3 Economics: 10/16 – 10/20

Economics-10/16-20

  • Monday-
    • Complete the section reviews for chapter 4.  Main ideas and terms only.  This is due at the beginning of class Monday.
    • Mutual fund search activity following the test.
      • You have $10,000.  Find 4 mutual funds you’d like to invest in and list which ones. Just search the web and start finding out what’s out there. Summarize why you invested in each.  Use Dave’s Investing Advice to choose 4 categories of funds.
      • You can use any fund finder or company you’d like.  Here’s a simple one.
      • Fill this out by tomorrow at the beginning of class. https://goo.gl/forms/1HSH0eLCdmtb3Gct1
    • Economics-Ch 5 Notes-Use this PowerPoint to begin filling in the blanks at your pace.
  • Tuesday-
    • Economics Ch 6 Notes
    • Economovie-Student connections with a favorite film.
  • Wednesday-
    • Stossell-Price Floors & Ceilings-Lab work.
    • Price Floors & Ceilings-Crash Course
    • Price Floors-ACDC
    • Create 4 slides in Google Slides highlighting a book or movie that illustrates Microeconomics.  You should include
      • A title slide with your name, a picture from/of book or movie
      • You should then include 12 terms from the Ch 4/5/6 reviews and how they apply in the movie.  This is a group edit.  Don’t mess up other people’s.  We’ll present these tomorrow in class.  They should be updated before class begins.
      • Click here to get to the PowerPoint.  You’ll have to use Google to get in.
      • 2nd period click here
    • Test Review-USATestPrep signup
    • Excellent site for test and http://www.econedlink.org/virtual-economics/?topic=Microeconomics
    • Go to USA Test Prep-http://www.usatestprep.com/Member-Login
    • School code is harrisonga
    • Login is: newton91
    • Create your own account if you don’t have one and go to the ECONOMICS small test.  See how you do!
    • Select the 1st Coach Crump you come to.  Select my class.
    • You should have a series of assignments set up under my class. Right now there is one assignment.  You need to have the first assignment done by Friday when class begins.
    • If you don’t have a password/login see the media specialists.
  • Thursday-
    • Present your Microeconomics movie afterwards.
  • Friday-
    • DR. Ch. 3
    • When done begin USATestPrep Unit 1 and Unit 2 reviews.  This is a series of questions that will help you review the first few weeks.  These should be completed before class on Monday.  Go to our class on USATestPrep and the assignments are in order.

Week 2 Economics (10/9-10/13)

Economics-10/9-13

Mon-Ch. 2-Economic Systems

  • Complete All Ch. 2 section assessments.  Due Tuesday.
  • Begin persuasive essay on whether you believe health care should be free or not and reasons why.  Submit through turnitin before Friday at 8:00 am.  Minimum 400 words.  90% originality. 1 point off for every % below.
  • Register yourself for the class at www.turnitin.com using:
    • If you would like students to enroll themselves in this class, they will need both the enrollment key you have chosen and the unique class ID generated by Turnitin:
      • 16507987
        Class ID
      • crump1
    • A good place for information is Pro/Con
    • Do Not go directly down the list with none of your own reasoning.  Keep in mind that “There is no such thing as a free lunch.”

Tues-Ch. 3-Free Enterprise

Wed-Sr. Summit

Thur-½ Day. Economics pretest in lab.

Friday-Ch-1-3 Test-D.R. Ch 2-Use Guided Readings and powerpoints from blog I posted Friday to help.

Week Nine Fall (10/9-10/13)

Week Nine Fall (October 9-13)

World History

Monday

Political Theory of Machiavelli

Excerpts From The Prince

The Prince Reading

Sincerely Machiavelli – Due Thursday

Tuesday

Protestant Reformation PPT

The Renaissance Questions (Sections 1 & 2)

The Protestant Reformation Questions (Section 3)

Wednesday

Catholicism vs Protestantism

Renaissance Art

Renaissance Art Vid

Crash Course Renaissance

Thursday

DaVinci Code

Friday

Scientific Revolution PPT

Scientific Revolution Chart

Finish DaVinci Code

Economics (Week 1) 10/2 – 10/6

Economics 10/2-6

Economics:

  • Monday-Syllabus.  Get the syllabus from makeup desk and bring in signed.
    • Begin “5 Financial Tips”
    • Choose a company you’d like to learn about this semester.
    • Choose a mutual fund you’d like to research this semester?
  • Tuesday-Watched a documentary called “Maxed Out” and took notes.  He needs to write a 200 word summary of the dangers of credit card debt and email or hand in Wednesday.
  • Wednesday-Completed “Maxed Out” with discussion.  Began Ch. 1 lecture notes.  Get from makeup desk and fill ins from a classmate.
  • Thursday-Dave Ramsey-Ch 1-Savings and investment.  Get worksheet from desk and answers from a classmate.  Have in your notebook Tuesday.
  • Friday-Quiz over Fundamentals of Economics and Ch. 1 of D. R.

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Government-9/5-8

Tuesday-Viewed Crash Course videos on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights.  Get a classmates notes. We watched #23-27.

Good notes over Civil Right and Civil Liberties-1azuzhq

Tuesday-Completed pg. 384 and took notes on Civil Liberties.  Get from a classmate.  Turn in Chapter review on Wednesday.

Wednesday-

Lab work-Readings on current Civil Rights cases.

Palin vs US Times-etc.

Gawker/TMZ

Thursday

Label & illustrate

  1. 1st amendment-all 4 freedoms
  2. 2nd
  3. 3
  4. 4 & case
  5. 5 & case
  6. 6 & case
  7. Establishment clause
  8. Free exercise clause
  9. Affirmative action
  10. Double jeopardy
  11. Jim crow
  12. Exclusionary rule
  13. Plessy & Brown v Board
  14. Slander & libel
  15. Heckler’s veto

Friday

Complete pgs 472 & 524 and keep in notebook to study.  We watched Crash Course Government-40 & 42.