UNIT 1: Consumer Goods and Services • For this unit, students will be taking notes and will be responsible for obtaining any missed notes from their classmates. • There will be quizes every day or every other day. Students are encouraged to review their notes every evening. • Quiz #1: Slides 1-12; Monday, September 25 (Day 4) •Assignment F1.1: Supply & Demand; due the class following Thursday, September 28 (Day 1) •Assignment F1.2: Yearly Personal Budget; due Wednesday, October 18 (Day 1) -Example #1 (Legal sized paper, landscape, 1 page) -Example #2 (Letter sized paper, portrait, 4 pages) • Assignment F1.3: Questions; due Tuesday, October 24 (Day 5) - Please ask for a printed copy of this assignment; it will not be posted online. • UNIT 1 TEST #1: Class notes (parts 1-3), discussions, assignments; revised date Wednesday, November 1 (Day 4) - Part 1: Consumption - Part 2: Rights, responsibilities, and remedies - Part 3: Consumer credit •Term Project #F1.1: Advertising; Consists of 6 tasks each due on different dates. Ask your teacher for the dates. •Remixing Media (handout): An information sheet about online multimedia resources •Rubric: Research (Task #3) •Rubric: Video Commercial (Task #6)
- Be sure to ask your teacher for a printed copy of the handout "ADVERTISING: How does it work?"
- Task #3: Research paper; due Wednesday, December 20
- Task #5: Approval of your script; week of January 8-12 (must be done before handing-in Task #6)
- Task #6: 15, 30 or 45 second commercial; due Friday, January 19 (Day 1) • UNIT 1 TEST #2: Advertising & Savings (parts 4-5), notes, discussions, assignments; Tuesday, February 13 (Day 4)