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.

 

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Government 8/27-9/1

Monday-

Get notes from a classmate on “West Wing-The Supremes”.  25 Plot notes due.  Or you can watch on Netflix/Prime if you have it and turn in Monday.
Complete Ch. 11 and 12 Chapter Reviews.  Due Tuesday.

Tuesday:

Go to the site and read on any 2 court cases currently pending you find interesting. Provide a quick summary of the case and what you hope the outcome will be and why. Write on separate paper and entitle “Court Cases” and turn in before you leave. Turn in Wednesday if absent.
Complete the West Wing quiz after you watch the West Wing-Season 5-“The Supremes”.  It’s on Netflix. If you don’t have it, write a 250 summary by hand of any major Supreme Court case that interests you.
We discussed the powers or the Judicial Branch.  Watch crash course #19 & 20.
You’ll be assigned a court case to argue on Friday from those up for argument in October.  If absent choose one you find interesting be ready to jump in Thursday.
Wednesday:
Complete all section reviews for Ch. 12.  These will be taken up Friday along with your Ch. 11 ones.  Study these, the crash courses, and notes I gave Monday for the test.  Also look over Ch 11/12 Assessments in your textbooks for review.
We are moving the test from Thursday to Friday due to the Sr. Picnic being moved back 30 minutes.
Thursday:
Test over the judicial, executive, and legislative branches.  Makeup next week following the schedule.
When done you need to review a court case being considered and write a 250 word summary of the case and what you think should happen.
Friday-
Court case presentations.

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Government-Week 4-Aug 21-25

Monday

  1. Take notes over Founding Brothers Part 3- (Evolution of a Revolution-Part 1, 2, & 3)  we’ll take a quiz Tuesday using your notes.
  2. Complete the Chapter Assessments on pgs. 154, 179, & pg 208 the quiz Tuesday will also include terms/concepts from this.
  3. Complete these if you didn’t due to shortened bell schedule.

Tuesday

Complete presentations/Quiz over work/Lecture notes over Congress.

Begin reading over The Presidency.

Wednesday-Path to the Presidency-2016 election demographics.

Thursday-Presidential Powers-Historical examples

Friday-The Modern Presidency

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Week Four Fall (August 21-25)

World History

Monday

What Type of Candy Do You Want PPT / Activity

How much do you know about Athens and Sparta?

Ancient Olympics Vid

Tuesday

Alexander the Great PPT

Athens/Sparta Quiz

Rome Map

Mankind Episode Three

Wednesday

The Roman Republic PPT

Roman Achievements Stations

Roman Achievement Stations Chart

 

Thursday

Christianity in the Roman Empire

From Rome to DC

Friday

The Roman Empire PPT

Fall of Rome DBQ #1

Fall or Rome DBQ #2