Tuesday April 15, 2014

AP Gov:

  • watch a brief clip over federal courts
  • go over diagram of court system
  • go over jurisdiction of each court and types of cases heard!

 

Economics:

  • watch a brief introductory video to Federal Reserve!
  • in pairs with use of laptop go into fed site and complete federal reserve packet!

 

 

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Monday April 14, 2014

AP Gov:

  • gave students in-class time to complete federal courts packet to be turned in by end of class for a class assignment grade!
  • will go over packet tomorrow in class
  • don’t forget unit 8 vocab. due this coming Monday 4/21

 

Economics:

  • stock project week #12
  • everything will be due next Monday 4/21
  • tomorrow we will begin going over monetary policy!

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Thursday April 3, 2014

Still experiencing freezing up, I enter when it lets me!

AP Gov:

  • unit 7 test
  • tomorrow we will begin unit 8 (last unit): federal courts, civil liberties & civil rights!
  • will give out unit 8 vocab. and federal court packet to be completed over the break

 

Economics:

  • reviewed insurance
  • went over credit and its rules
  • will have unit 4 test tomorrow over int. trade, insurance, credit & investment & savings before Spring Break!

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Monday March 31, 2014

I have been problems with computer freezing up last week so this is the first time since last week I can post!

AP Gov:

  • last areas 4-7 will present today
  • I will polish up with going over same areas over bureaucracy
  • study guides given out today!
  • detailed outline notes will be given out tomorrow

 

Economics

  • Week #11 of stock project!

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Monday March 24, 2014

AP Gov:

  • went over 7 roles of president
  • gave some review time for quiz
  • conducted unit 7 quiz
  • students signed up for one of seven areas over Federal Bureaucracy
  • will meet in class and go over to media center for some research

 

Economics:

  • Week #10 of Stock Project
  • tomorrow will go over inflation exercise
  • go over business cycle
  • and answer questions over study guide for Wednesday’s unit 3 test
  • review session tomorrow morning in room 4308 w/Ms. Naterman
  • review session Wednesday morning in room 4207 w/Mr. Pak

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Wednesday March 19, 2014

AP Gov:

  • went over powers of presidency as stated in US Constitution
  • Watched a ten minute clip of the State of the Union Speech
  • reminded students about Unit 7 quiz on Monday 3/24

 

Economics:

  • Conducted Unit 3 quiz over GDP & Unemployment
  • collected unit 3 vocab.
  • gave out inflation calculations using CPI as exercise over inflation

 

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Tuesday March 18, 2014

AP Gov:

  • went over Facts About the Presidency
  • students in pairs worked on the Expressed Powers of President

 

Economics:

  • went over answers to Unemployment equations
  • took down some general notes over Inflation
  • Unit 3 quiz tomorrow (3/19) over GDP & Unemployment

 

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