Economics Calendar and Assignments

A few key reminders:

  • The Link for “live stream” is https://meet.google.com/czq-dfhi-xrj
  • A recorded version of each class will be uploaded FOR CLASSSES WHERE THERE ARE LECTURES OR INSTRUCTIONS (We don’t need a recorded video of Cadets taking a test, or working on a group project)
  • While lectures will be recorded and streamed, the PPT and PDF versions of each PPT is also available on the schedule.

Economics A5 – A Day Schedule – Fall 2020

Monday, Aug 24 – Classroom Orientation / Disclosure (DUE Aug 31)

Wednesday, Aug 26Day 1 – Introduction to Economics

Friday, Aug 28 – Island Survivor Activity

Monday, Aug 31Day 2 – Scarcity, Want and Needs

Wednesday, Sep 2Quiz – Econ Basics / Scarcity

Labor Day Sep 7

Wednesday, Sep 9Day 3 – Economic Systems

Friday, Sep 11 – Special 9/11 Lesson / Article

Monday, Sep 14Study Guide – Econ Basics (Due Sep 21)

Wednesday, Sep 16 – Jeopardy / Test Prep / Finish Study Guide

Monday, Sep 21 – TEST – Econ Basics

Wednesday, Sep 23 – NOTES – Price, Cost, Supply

Monday, Sep 28 – Cookie Value Activity (DUE Oct 2)

Wednesday, Sep 30 – NOTES – Supply and Demand

Friday, Oct 2 – QUIZ – Price, Supply, and Demand

Monday, Oct 5 – NOTES – Determinants of S & D

Wednesday, Oct 7 – Study Guide – Supply and Demand (DUE

Monday, Oct 12 – Jeopardy / Test Prep

Wednesday, Oct 14 – TEST – Supply and Demand

Fall Break Oct 15-16

Monday, Oct 19 – Shark Tank Intro / Group Forming

Wednesday, Oct 21 – Shark Tank Work

End Term 1 (20 days)

 

Monday, Oct 26 – Shark Tank Work

Wednesday, Oct 28 – Shark Tank Work

Friday, Oct 30 – Focus Group Activity

Monday, Nov 2 – Shark Tank Work

Wednesday, Nov 4 – UMA SHARK TANK

Monday, Nov 9 – NOTES – Government Interventions

Wednesday, Nov 11 – NOTES – Debt and Deficit

Friday, Nov 13 – Shark Tank AAR (DUE Nov 16)

Monday, Nov 16 – Quiz – Gov’t and Debt

Wednesday, Nov 18 – NOTES – Government Failures

THANKSGIVING BREAK Nov 23-27

Monday, Nov 30 – Study Guide – Gov’t and Econ (DUE Dec 4)

Wednesday, Dec 2 – Jeopardy / Test Prep

Friday, Dec 4 – TEST – Government and Economics

Monday, Dec 7 – NOTES – Macroeconomics

Wednesday, Dec 9 – QUIZ – Macroeconomics

Monday, Dec 14 – NOTES – GDP

Wednesday, Dec 16 – NOTES – Labor Force

Friday, Dec 18 – Holiday TBD

WINTER BREAK Dec 21-Jan 1

Monday, Jan 4 – Study Guide – Macroeconomics (DUE Jan 11)

Wednesday, Jan 6 – Jeopardy / Test Prep

Monday, Jan 11 – TEST – Macroeconomics

Wednesday, Jan 13 – Ten Rules for Life (Final Lesson)

End Term 2 / Semester 1 (22 days)

Direct any questions to CPT Curtis at jcurtis@utahmilitaryacademy.org