Daily Teaching Summary (5-9-2014)

Economics We headerPERIOD 1 –

Economics

TODAY’S TOPIC –

Money & Banking

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Students will be able to understand the basics of Money and Banking.

TEACHING AGENDA –

Step 1 – Students will visit FindaBetterBank.com
Step 2 – Students will record their answers to the survey
Step 3 – Students will summarize and analyze the banks that were recommended to them.
Step 4 – Students will do a quick write on the bank that they have selected to use and they will state why this bank would be the best for them.

HOMEWORK –

Review the material from today’s class for a quiz tomorrow.

Economics Final Project Options – Due May 28th, 2014

STUDENT RESOURCES –

PDF – Chapter 10- Money and Banking Notes

Excel Spreadsheet – Credit Cards and Compound Interest

Website – FindABetterBank.com 

Criminal Behavior HeaderPERIOD 2,3 –

Criminal Behavior

TODAY’S TOPIC –

Stalking

TEACHING OBJECTIVE –

Understanding how to talk a criminal individual out of a dangerous situation

TEACHING AGENDA –

Step 1 – Students will be told about the mock trial team that will be starting at our school in August next year. I will give out example case packets, show a brief video about it, and then ask for student sign ups.

Step 2 – Continue analyzing the film stalking Laura.

Step 3 – Time permitting we will look at hostage negotiation tactics. (There seemed to be interest in learning about these techniques due to us watching a hostage negotiator in part of the film)

HOMEWORK –

Review material today for a quiz tomorrow.

STUDENT RESOURCES –

Stalking Behavior Presentation – Det. Gord Robertson, CPS

Stalking Presentation – Doris Hall PhD – Cal State Bakersfield

National Stalking Helpline Employers Booklet

Hostage Negotiation – Current Strategies and Issues

Miller – Hostage Negotiation Tactics

YouTube – What is Mock Trial?

Mock Trial Class Sign Up Sheet