Topic outline

  • Economics Unit 3


    May 14

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 3; quiz 5/15

    3. GDP Activity Worksheet and GDP Activity Cards

    4. GPI Offers Useful Counterpoint to GDP & Online Extra: GDP: What's Counted, What's Not

    *What is included in the GDP/GPI?

    May 15

    1. Warm-up: New

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 3 Quiz

    3. #7 Journal

    4. Unit 3 Lesson 4; quiz 5/22

    5. Define #2

    *I can work on identifying what's counted in the GDP.

    May 16

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 4; quiz 5/22

    3. Share Definitions

    4. #3-Read

    5. #4 Journal

    6. Unemployment Examples

    *I can identify the points to unemployment.

    May 17

    PEP ASSEMBLY

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 4; quiz 5/22

    3. Unemployment Examples

    4. Partner Share

    5. Brochure; due 5/25 (paper brochure) 

    *What is unemployment like in Michigan?

    May 18

    1. Warm-up: Newspaper

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 4; quiz 5/22

    3. Brochure; due 5/24 (paper brochure) 

    4. Journal

    *What is federal unemployment like?

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    May 21

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 4; quiz 5/22

    3. Brochure Due; 5/22 (paper brochure) 

    *What is unemployment like in Manistee County?

    May 22

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 4 Quiz

    3. Brochure Due (paper brochure) 

    *I can analyze the character of different types of unemployment including frictional, structural, cyclical and seasonal. 

    May 23

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 5; quiz 5/30

    3. Turn and Talk

    4. Unit 3 Lesson 5 PowerPoint

    *What makes money important?

    May 24

    1. Warm-up: News

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 5; quiz 5/30

    3. Auction/Money

    *What is inflation and deflation?

    May 25

    1. Warm-up: Newspaper

    2. Unit 3 Lesson 5; quiz 5/30

    3. Auction/Money

    4. Journal

    *What economic conditions might cause people to have less money?