Honors Government: December 5th – 9th

Monday:  (Extra credit assignment due today.)

  1.  We will continue looking at Supreme Court Cases dealing with Civil Rights and Civil Liberties.
  2. Notes on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 4 Test to be given on Wednesday of this week.

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Tuesday:

  1.  Unit 4 Wrap up and Review

Homework:  Study for the Unit 4 Test to be given on Wednesday of this week.

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Wednesday:

  1.  We will take the test on the Judicial Branch of Government

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Thursday and Friday:

 

TBA

 

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World Geography: December 5th – 9th

Monday:

  1.  We will finish watching Captain Phillips
  2.   Oceania Maps will be assigned.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on the physical geography of Oceania.  Complete section assessment questions for sections 1-2

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Tuesday:

  1.  We will discuss the Physical Geography of Oceania

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on the physical geography of Oceania.  Complete section assessment questions for sections 3-4.

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Wednesday:

  1.  We will discuss the Human Geography of Oceania.
  2.   ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on the Human Geography of Oceania.  Complete section assessment questions for sections 1-2.
  3.   Homework:  Study for the Oceania Map Quiz on Friday.

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Thursday:

  1.  We will continue looking at the Human Geography of Oceania
  2. ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on the Human Geography of Oceania.  Complete the section assessment questions for sections 3-4.
  3. Homework:  Study for the Oceania Map Quiz to be given tomorrow.

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Friday:

  1.  We will take the Oceania Map Quiz
  2.   Oceania articles activity
  3. Homework:  Study your notes for the Oceania Quiz to be given next week.

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Honors Economics: December 5th – 16th

TUTORING/TEST MAKEUP/RETAKES CONTINUE TO BE AVAILABLE AFTER SCHOOL ON MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS.  THE LAST DAY TO TO TURN IN LATE WORK OR COMPLETE ANY MAKEUP OR RETAKE TESTS WILL BE DECEMBER 14TH.

 

Monday:

  1.  Monetary Policy Lecture and Discussion:  Open Market Operations/Interest Payments on Excess Reserves
  2. Homework: Study for the Fiscal and Monetary Policy Test to be given on Thursday of this week.
  3. ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 1-2.

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Tuesday:

  1. Monetary Policy Lecture and Discussion Wrap-up
  2. Fix the imperfect economies using Monetary Policy Tools Activity
  3. Monetary Policy Worksheet.

Homework: Study for the Unit 4 Test on Fiscal and Monetary Policy to be given on Thursday of this week.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 3-4.

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 Wednesday:

  1. The FED CHAIRMAN game
  2. Wrap up and review of Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  3. Introduction to International Trade

Homework:  Study it  and the notes for the Unit 4 Test to be given tomorrow.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 1-2.

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Thursday:

  1.  We will take the Unit 4 Test on Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  2. Continue discussing International Trade

Homework:  Continue working on the EOCT study guide.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 1-2.

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 Friday:

  1. We will review the results of the Fiscal and Monetary Policy Test.
  1. We will finish discussing International Trade

Homework:  Study for the EOCT and complete the EOCT Extra Credit Study Guide.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 18 and complete the section 1-2 section assessment questions at the end of each section of the chapter.

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Monday:  (Dec. 12th)

  1. We will review for the End of Course Test which will be given tomorrrow.
  2. Homework:  Study for the EOCT and complete the EOCT Extra Credit Study Guide which is due tomorrow!

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 18 and complete the section 3-4 section assessment questions at the end of each section of the chapter.

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Tuesday:  (December 13th)

  1.  We will take the Economics End of Course Test.
  2. Turn in the Extra Credit Study Guide

Homework:  Reminder that tomorrow is the last day to turn in late work or to take retake or missing tests.

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Wednesday:  (December 14th)

  1.  We will watch Mad Money

Homework:  Today is the last day to turn in late work or to take retake or missing tests.

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Thursday:  (December 15th)

  1.  We will continue watching Mad Money.
  2.   Forced test make up will begin
  3. Homework:  None

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Friday:  (December 16th)

  1.  Forced test make up will continue
  2.   TBA

Homework:  Begin studying for the International Trade Test.  This will be given on the day of the final exam.

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Honors Economics: November 28th – December 9th

TUTORING/TEST MAKEUP/RETAKES CONTINUE TO BE AVAILABLE AFTER SCHOOL ON MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS.  THE LAST DAY TO TO TURN IN LATE WORK OR COMPLETE ANY MAKEUP OR RETAKE TESTS WILL BE DECEMBER 14TH.

Monday:

  1.  We will wrap up Unit 3 and review for the Unit 3 test

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read over your notes and study for tomorrows Unit 3 test.

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Tuesday:

  1.  We will take the Unit 3 Test on Economic Measurement and World Economic Problems

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  the Chapter on Fiscal policy and do the assignment listed for Wednesday of this week.

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Wednesday:

  1. Unit 3 Test Results
  2. Fiscal Policy Lecture notes and Discussion
  3. Working with Fiscal Policy WorksheetISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 1-2.

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Thursday:

  1. Go over the Fiscal Policy Worksheet
  2. Demand Side and Supply Side Fiscal Policy  (Discussion and Examples)
  3. Fix the imperfect economies using the tools of Fiscal Policy Activity

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 3-4.

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Friday:  September 16th

  1. We will watch clips from IOUSA and the Fight of the Century, Round 2 and discuss how they relate to    Fiscal Policy.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

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Monday:  September 19th

  1. How Credit Cards Work
  2. In Plain English –  Video on Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve
  3. Monetary Policy Lecture and Discussion
  4. ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 1-2.

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Tuesday:

  1. Monetary Policy Lecture and Discussion Wrap-up
  2. Fix the imperfect economies using Monetary Policy Tools Activity
  3. Monetary Policy Worksheet.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work: Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions for sections 3-4.

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  1. Balance the budget game
  2. The FED CHAIRMAN game
  3. Wrap up our discussion of Monetary Policy

Homework:  Study it  and the notes for the Unit 4 Test on March 4th..

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 1-2.

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Thursday:

  1.  We will finish up Monetary Policy.
  1. We will review for the Unit 4 Test to be given tomorrow.

Homework:  Study it  and the notes for the Unit 4 Test tomorrow.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on Fiscal Policy and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 3-4.

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Friday:

  1. We will take the Unit 4 Test on Fiscal and Monetary Policy
  2.  Assign the EOCT Study Guide

Homework:  Continue working on the EOCT study guide.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the chapter on Monetary Policy and complete the section assessment questions at the end of sections 1-2.

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World Geography: November 28th – December 2nd

TUTORING/TEST MAKEUP/RETAKES CONTINUE TO BE AVAILABLE AFTER SCHOOL ON MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS.  THE LAST DAY TO TO TURN IN LATE WORK OR COMPLETE ANY MAKEUP OR RETAKE TESTS WILL BE DECEMBER 14TH.

Monday:

  1.  We will review the material for Unit 6 and discuss grades.
  2.  The study guide for the Unit 6 test will be given out.
  3. The Business of Shipping Activity
  4. Strategic Colonialism

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on South and Central America.  Complete the section assessment questions for sections 1-2.

Homework:  Study your Physical and Human Geography notes on Central and South America for the test on Thursday of this week.

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Tuesday:

  1.  We will finish our activity from Monday.
  2. We will watch Captain Phillips

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on South and Central America.  Complete the section assessment questions for sections 3-4.

Homework:  Study your Physical and Human Geography notes on Central and South America for the test on Thursday of this week.

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Wednesday:

  1.  We will review and play review games for tomorrow’s test on Central and South America.
  2. We will continue watching Captain Phillips if time remains after the review

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read the Chapter on South and Central America.  Complete the chapter review at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  Study your Physical and Human Geography notes on Central and South America for the test on Thursday of this week.

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Thursday:

  1.  We will take the Unit 6 Test on Central and South America
  2. Unit 6 Notes are due today.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Complete the assignment listed for Wednesday.

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Friday:

  1.  We will finish watching Captain Phillips.

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World Geography: November 7th – 8th

Monday:

  1.  We will continue discussing the Human Geography of Europe to get ready for the test on Thursday of this week.
  2. We will finish watching the movie Bridge of Spies.
  3. The Unit 6 Study Guide will be assigned.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  From the Table of Contents page, find the chapter on the Human Geography of Europe and complete the sections reviews for sections 1-2

Homework:  Study for the Unit 6 Test and watch the election returns tomorrow night.

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Tuesday:  No school due to election day.

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Honors Government: November 7th – 8th

Monday:

Depending on Lab Availability we will do one of the following things:

  1.  Continue the notes on Congress and discuss the election.
  2. Go to the lab and work on Isidewith.com and look at the sample election ballots from the League of Women’s Voters of Georgia.
  3. Legislative and Executive Vocabulary will be assigned.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Using your textbook, please complete the first two section reviews from the Chapter on the Legislative Branch.

Homework:  Watch election results tomorrow night.

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Tuesday:  No school today due to Election Day.

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Honors Economics: November 7th – November 9th

Monday:

Dear Students,

The Supply & Demand Test will be given on Wednesday regardless of your absence on Monday.  If you choose to participate in a Senior skip day on Monday of this week it is your responsibility to make sure you have studied your notes and vocabulary to make sure you are ready for the test.

  1.  Today we will learn about government interference with Supply & Demand.  This interference is in the form of Price Floors and Price Ceilings.  (Chapter 6)

2.  We will take the practice pop quiz to see how ready you are for the test.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 6 sections 3-4 and complete the section assessment questions at the end of each section.

Homework:  Study for Wednesday’s test on Supply & Demand.

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Tuesday:   No school due to election day.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 2 Test over Chapters 4, 5 and 6.  This test will be given tomorrow.

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Wednesday:

  1.  We will take the Unit 2 Test on Supply & Demand

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Read Chapter 6 and complete the chapter review questions at the end of the chapter.

Homework:  None

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Honors Government: October 30th – November 4th

Monday:

  1.  News Journal #1 is Due Today!

2.  We will look at the Bill of Rights by watching Constitution USA “It’s A Free Country”

Homework:  Study for the Unit 2 Vocabulary Quiz   (Quiz on Wednesday!)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please complete the Constitution USA related worksheet by watching this video online at this link.

http://www.pbs.org/tpt/constitution-usa-peter-sagal/watch/its-a-free-country/

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Tuesday:

1.  Bill of Rights Memory Picture Activity

2.  We will watch the Nightly News in order to help with the completion of the News Journal #2.

Homework:  Study for the Unit 2 Vocabulary Quiz  (Quiz Tomorrow!)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read the chapter in the textbook that covers the Bill of Rights and complete the appropriate section assessment questions that correspond to the chapter.

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Wednesday:

1.  We will take the Unit 2 Vocabulary Quiz

2.  Bill of Rights Project Assignment

Homework:  Study for tomorrow’s Unit 2 Test on the Constitution.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Complete the ISS assignment listed for Tuesday of this week.

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Thursday:

  1.  We will take the Unit 2 Test on the Constitution

 

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Complete the ISS assignment for Tuesday of this week.

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Friday:

Lab Time in conjunction with the Bill of Rights Project

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Complete the ISS assignment for Tuesday of this week.

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World Geography: October 31st – November 4th

Monday:

  1.  We will discuss the Physical Geography of Europe.

2.  Europe Vacation Project Q&A   (Project Due Tomorrow!!!)

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read section 1-2 of the first Chapter in the table of contents on Europe.  Please complete the section review/assessment for both sections.

Homework:  Hopefully you are finished with your project and can enjoy Halloween.  If not, make sure your project is finished and ready to turn in for tomorrow.

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Tuesday:

1.  The Europe Vacation Project is due today and should be submitted via e-mail or saved to your student ID number on your network space.

2.  We will continue our discussion on the Physical Geography of Europe.

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read sections 3-4 of the first chapter in the table of contents on Europe.  Please complete the section review/assessment for both sections.

Homework:  Study for the Europe Map Quiz which will be given tomorrow.

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Wednesday:

1.  We will take the Europe Map Quiz.

2.  We will discuss the Human Geography of Europe

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read the first chapter on Europe that is listed in the table of contents.  Complete the chapter review questions at the end of the chapter.

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Thursday:

1.  We will start our European Movie/Lab Amnesty Days

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read the second chapter on Europe that is listed in the table of contents.  Complete the section assessment questions for sections 1-2 of that chapter.

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Friday:

1.  We will continue our European Movie/Lab Amnesty Days

ISS/OSS/Sick Work:  Please read the second chapter on Europe that is listed in the table of contents.  Complete the section assessment questions for section 3-4 of the chapter.

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