Friday, August 18, 2017

G12 - Week 1 - Day 3

In-class
  1. Chapter 2 quiz
    1. Mark
  2. The Gains from International Trade in the Demand and Supply model
    1. Questions?
  3. Exercise 1 (HL Only)
  4. Exercise 2 (Everyone)
  5. Practice questions 1-3 (p. 430)
At-home
  1. Review chapter 3 and be prepared for a short quiz next class.
  2. Protectionist Tariffs
  3. Protectionist Quotas
  4. Protectionist Subsidies and Evaluating Protectionism

Thursday, August 17, 2017

G11 - Week 1 - Day 2

In-class work
  1. Flashcard check
  2. Influences on Student Achievement
  3. Feedly
  4. Videos
    1. Scarcity, the Basic Economic Problem
At-home work
    1. Finish second half of The Circular Flow Model of a Market Economy
    2. Watch this for more information on The Basic Economic Problem
    3. Study for a short quiz on definitions and diagrams

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

G12 - Week 1 - Day 2

In-class
  1. Chapter 1 quiz
    1. Mark
  2. Determining Absolute and Comparative Advantage
    1. Questions?
  3. The Gains from International Trade in the PPC Model 
    1. Questions?
  4. Exercise 1 (HL Only)
  5. Exercise 2 (Everyone)
  6. Practice questions 1-3 (p. 430)
At-home
  1. Review chapter 2 and be prepared for a short quiz next class.
  2. The Gains from International Trade in the Demand and Supply model

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

G11 - Week 1 - Day 1

In-class work 
  1. Introductions 
  2. Who knows anything about this class? 
  3. What’s something you don’t understand that you would like to understand by the end of this year?
  4. How can you learn what is on the test?
  5. Website
  6. Syllabus
  7. Start of year survey
At-home work
  1. Skim chapter 1
  2. Create flashcards (paper or digital) for all definitions and diagrams