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2017-18 School Year
[Financial Education 504: Homework & Handouts]

Knowledge to be acquired (all the topics grade 11 students are responsible for learning)

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)

UNIT 2: Entering the Workforce
Assignment 4.1: Traveling on a budget; due Wednesday, February 21 (Day 4)
  - This assignment will also count towards your Contemporary World History (Unit 4 Wealth) grade.
Assignment 4.1 Budget template (Excel format)
Assignment 4.1 Budget template (pdf format)
Assignment 4.1 Rubric
Assignment 4.1: Traveling on a budget; due Wednesday, February 21 (Day 4)
  - This assignment will also count towards your Personal Finance grade for term 3.
Assignment 4.1: Budget template (Excel format)
Assignment 4.1: Budget template (pdf format)
Assignment 4.1: Rubric
Assignment 4.2: Africa & decolonization (Questions); due Friday, Februrary 16
Assignment 4.3: Building a wealth news website; due Thursday, March 1
Assignment 4.4: NGO articles; due Group 03=Tuesday, March 20; Group 07=Friday, March 23
UNIT 4 TEST: Textbook pages 144-177, notes, discussions, videos, assignments, handouts, in-class work
  - Group 07=Tuesday, March 27th (Day 5), Group 03=Wednesday, March 28th (Day 6)

UNIT 3: Pursuing and Education
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