Daily Teaching Summary (5-2-2014)

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PERIOD 1 –

Economics

TODAY’S TOPIC –

Economics Mid Term Exam

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Economics Mid Term exam.

TEACHING AGENDA –

Step 1 – Review material for midterm a final time and answer any student questions.

Step 2 – Hand out tests answer sheets

Step 3 – Take the midterm exam

Step 4 – With the remaining time, students will be given the opportunity to wrap things up for their Non Price Competition Projects that are due on Monday.

HOMEWORK –

Continue working on the Non-price competition project. REMEMBER it is due Monday May 5, 2014

STUDENT WORK EVIDENCE – 

Illuminate Report – Economics Midterm Scores by State Standard

Graph – Midterm Scores from District Assessment

Econ Midterm Spring 2014 Scores

 

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PERIOD 2,3 –

Criminal Behavior

TODAY’S TOPIC –

The Cost of Living and the Poverty Issue

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Students will understand through activity that 40% of crime in our country could be prevented by lowering the dropout rate. Students will see that the dropout issue affects them even if they are on track to lead a good life.

TEACHING AGENDA –

3rd Day is a charm. Today we will be wrapping up projects this week in class. You have homework to do though. It will be due by Wednesday the 7th.

HOMEWORK –

Homework – (4-30-2014)

STUDENT RESOURCES –

Online Game – Get a Life (Spin the Wheel Design)

Online Game – Spent – Cost of Living Reality Check (Nicer looking design)

Online Game – Human Right Education – Darfur is Dying

Online Game – Survival 125 

Online Game – 3rd World Farmer

Online Game – Free Rice 

Video – Poor Us: Animated History 

Website – The Living Wage Calculator

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