Daily Teaching Summary (4-23-2014)

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PERIOD 1 – 

Economics

TODAY’S TOPIC – 

Supply and Demand Graphs

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Students will be exploring the interaction of supply and demand through graph creation and analysis based on real life scenarios.

TEACHING AGENDA –

Step 1 – Comprehension quiz

Step 2 – Practice graphs – Demand curves

Step 3 – Practice graphs – Supply curves

Step 4 – Putting the curves together

Step 5 – Going through scenarios that affect supply, demand, or both.

Step 6 – Reading through an article on the cost of oil and then developing graphs to reflecting changing variables.

STUDENT RESOURCES –

Article – What is Driving Oil Prices? 

S & D Graph Practice – Based on Article – What is Driving Oil Prices

Notes – Chapter 6-Balancing the Market

Notes – Supply and Demand Together

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PERIODS 2,3 – 

Criminal Behavior

TODAY’S TOPIC –

Security Cameras

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Students will assess the true value of security cameras to cease criminal behavior  through video tape analysis.

TEACHING AGENDA –

The steps in today’s lesson can be found in the PDF file – “Security cameras” located under Student Resources below.

STUDENT RESOURCES – 

PDF – Security Cameras

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