9/1

Opening Day

Summer Reading

Read Chap 1

9/2

BEI

Decision Making, Profit

Read: Chap 3

9/3

Businesses, Economics Systems

 

9/6

School closed

9/7

Summer reading sheet DUE

“Market in Wheat “

Reed Maltzman?

 

9/8

Businesses, Economics Systems

 

School Picture Day

9/9

9/10

Quiz Unit 1

Financial reports

 

Read: Chap 4

9/13

Unit 2:

Demand, Elasticity

9/14

 

9/15

Quiz Chap 4

9/16

 

Read: Chap 5

9/17

Unit 2 – Chap 5

Supply, theory of production

Profit maximization

9/20

Resumes/Cover letters

9/21

Seminar on Chap 5

9/22

Quiz Chap 5

9/23

Read: Chap 6

9/24

Unit 2 – Chap 6

Prices

Exercise: price floor

Price ceiling

9/27

Social goals vs. market

9/28

Guest Speaker

Stephanie Yang

Women’s Foundation

 

9/29

Quiz Chap 6

9/30

Read: Chap 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

10/1

Unit 2 – Chap 7

Competition and Markets

Market failure, government

10/4

Personal Budget DUE

10/5

Library Research

Philanthropy Projects

10/6

Quiz Chap 7

10/7

Read Chap 8

10/8

Unit 3 – Chap 8

Labor, Unions, Wages

Catch-up weekend

10/11

Columbus Day

No school

10/12

Want ad project Due Guest Speaker:

Maureen Conway, HP

10/13

Quiz Chap 8

10/14

Read Chap 9 & 10

10/15

Unit 3 – Chap 9

Gov’t Revenue,

Taxation

10/18

Quiz Chap 9

10/19

Guest Speaker:

Marjorie Wechsler, SRI

 

10/20

Unit 3 – Chap 10

Gov’t Spending, Deficits

10/22

 

10/23

Letter to Presidential Candidate

 

10/25

Special Schedule

1st Quarter Papers DUE

Quiz: Chap 10

10/26

Philanthropy

Presentations

10/27

Philanthropy

Wrap up

10/28

Read Chap 11

10/29

End of 1st Quarter

Computer lab

Savings exercise

 

 

11/1

Work day: no class

11/2

Unit 4 – Chap 11

Money & Banking

 

11/3

 

11/4

11/5

Quiz Chap 11

Debt/Credit

Read: chap 12

11/8

 

11/9

Guest Speaker:

Roger McNamee, VC

11/10

Unit 4 – Chap 12

Financial Markets,

Saving, Investing

11/11

Read Chap 13

11/12

Computer Lab

Debt and loans

11/15

Quiz chap 12

 

11/16

Unit 5 – GDP, economic growth

11/17

 

11/18

11/19

Quiz: chap 13

 

11/22

computer lab

investing

11/23

Unit 5 – Chap 14

Economic Instability

11/24

Grandparents’ Day

Moneyopolis

11/25

Thanksgiving

11/26

Break

11/29

 

11/30

Seminar

2000 recession?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12/1

Quiz Chap 14

12/2

Read Chap 15

12/3

Unit 5 – Chap 15

Monetary Policy,

Federal Reserve

12/6

12/6

Seminar

Deficits

12/7

Quiz Chap 15

Read Chap 16

12/10

Unit 5 – Chap 16

Economic Stability

Stabilization Tools,

Macroeconomic theory

12/13

12/14

Library

Arms Trade Projects

12/15

Quiz Chap 16

12/16

 

12/17

Seminar

Job creation

12/20

Winter Break

12/21

Winter Break

12/22

Winter Break

12/24

Winter Break

12/25

Winter Break

12/27

Winter Break

12/28

Winter Break

12/29

Winter Break

12/30

Winter Break

12/31

Winter Break

 

1/3

Unit 6 – Chap 17

Int’l Trade

Comparative Advantage

1/4

Guest Speaker:

Shannon Brown

1/5

Global Economics

1/6

1/7

Economic Development

1/10

2d quarter papers DUE

1/11

Arms Presentations

1/12

Arms Presentations

1/13

1/14

Quiz Unit 6

Take Home

 

1/17

MLK Birthday

No school

1/18

Final Exams

1/19

Final Exams

1/20

Final Exams

1/21

Semester Break

1/24

Semester Break