FINANCIAL OPERATIONS
ACADEMY SOPHOMORES

LESSON PLANS

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Your exam has two parts.
Part # 1 is HERE which is an Excel Sheet - Print when done - be sure to print correctly!!!!!!
Part #2 is HERE which is the M/C section of the test.

WEEK 01 PLAN OTHER
Monday

News Stories Project - you can read about anything of interest to you (not celebrities though) and write a short paragraph summary of what you think about the article. Be sure to include quotes from the article if appropriate. Copy and paste the link and put a source, Write the name of the news organization and put in what type of story it was and turn it in on Friday. I'll help you set that up.

News Story 1
1. www.abcnews.com/link here
2. ABC News
3. National

Where should you get your sources from? Discussion.

You should read at least on article from each area, but you need 3 total.
World
National
Local
Financial

You might need to do a short presentation about what you read to the class on the following Monday - so be prepared and re-read your notes on Friday before submiting the story. YES your grade will go down if you don't remember the story.


Use Mucci's Good, Better and Best format.

(XXX, Claim, and 2 facts)

THIS WEEK YOU ONLY NEED TO DO 2 STORIES.

SEMESTER PROJECT SCRAPBOOK

Set up Project in PP with page titles and fill in as you can.

 
Tuesday

Do your second story - and work on your Scrapbook

COMPLETE your If I Won the Lottery Page today - put some pictures and 10 things you would do with your money - be specific!

Hand out New Workbooks. Put your name on it - DON'T LOSE IT!

Chapter 6.1

 
Wednesday

Chapter 6 Information HERE

Chapter 6.1 Review/Notes/Workbook

Make sure you do Page 107 math on workbook page 49.

Start Chapter 6.2

 
Thursday

Chapter 6.2 Review/Notes/Workbook

 
Friday

Download this picture HERE for your page for my class.
Turn in your news stories (Edline Hand-In) word format.

Show me your Lottery Page TODAY

Finish up your workbook - we'll go over it on Tuesday

Business Plan Discussion.? online

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK

PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6

 

 

WEEK 02 PLAN OTHER
Monday No School MLK Day

 

Tuesday

Just a couple of things going on today:

1. SCRAPBOOK - 10 things before I die (Bucket List)

2. Take a picture of your grades and put it on your grades page.
3. Sign up for this (you can win scholarships and more if you do well! http://hrblock.budgetchallenge.com/
Code for my class is HRIGBAJ
Your username should be LastName, first initial (angovej) is mine.

4. Weekly new stories - Remember only 2 this week.
You might want to do this story here.

5. Go over Chapter 6 workbook.

NO TEST ON CHAPTER 6 - WE WILL DO A UNIT TEST.

Chapter 7.1 Workbook HOMEWORK

 

Wednesday

Video Introduction to the HR Block project

Short Notes/Introduce Chapter 7.1

Chapter 7.1 Review/Notes should be done by end of class.

 

Thursday

Short Notes/Introduce Chapter 7.2

Chapter 7.2 Completion

 

Friday

Here is an interesting article to check out HERE. (3 min read)

Turn in the following:

1. Finish Chapter 7 workbook (and show me)
2.Show me your Scrapbook page
3. Submit your Week 3 News stories (2).

Test 7 will be a unit test.

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK

PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6,8

 

 

WEEK 03 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOK - Schedule page and Page 18 (Current Interests)

Weekly new stories - 3 this week. (Might be last week for a while) remember put a personal connection to the story OR why you found it interesting.

USE THIS STORY AS ONE OF THEM HERE ( Just remember the information is true, but there is opinion in there as well.)

Go over Chapter 7 Workbook answers - discussion

Set up HRBlock page

Take the 3 quizzes in HR Block

 
Tuesday

Chapter 8.1 Introduction

Chapter 8.1 Workbook

 

Wednesday

HR Block set up Spreadsheet.

Chapter 8.2 Introduction

Chapter 8.2 Workbook

 
Thursday

Finish workbook.

Double Check HR Block is ready to go!

 
Friday Finish Scrapbook and show me.  
Other

Check workbook - Chapter 8

HRBlock - Pay some Credit Card bills!

SCRAPBOOK Check
PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6,8,9,18

 

 

Week 04 PLAN OTHER
Monday

Weekly News Stories ON HOLD THIS WEEK - Go to HRblock and see if there is anything you can do. (Set up your Spreadsheet)

Go over Chapter 8 workbook.

SCRAPBOOK PAGE 4 (Top News Stories) Start it (might be only 1/2 done)

 
Tuesday

Scrapbook News stories.

HRBlock - Remember we get paid soon - update your Excel Chart if you haven't done so yet.

Go over Chapter 8 workbook.

Work on Chapter 9.1 today - Chapter 9 is the last test in the Unit - so we will have a Unit Test probably next week.

 

Wednesday Scrapbook / HRBlock / Chapter 9 workbook.  
Thursday Scrapbook / HRBlock / Chapter 9 workbook.  
Friday

Chapter 9 workbook turn in.

Check HRBlock.

Show me Scrapbook.

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK

PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6,8,9,18,4

 

 

Week 05 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOK QUOTES PAGE

HRBlock - no new activity, but double check.

Compound/Simnple Interest Activity Excel

SEND me your Excel File that you are keeping track of your bills with AND your Interest Activity.

STUDY for your test - Wed?

 
Tuesday No Class - Fieldtrip  
Wednesday Test Review - Check HRBlock - Quotes Page Scrapbook  
Thursday

TEST!!! Notes 10 Min Start a timer on your computer when you get your notes out.

Test is HERE - there is also an Essay portion as well. Budget your time wisely.

(You might want to check your HRBlock tonight! Bunch of bills came in!!!)

 
Friday

HRBlock Review - Pay some bills - take your test.

Test Debrief - Fix Short paragraph about the correct answer NOT about why you got it wrong. (These will not be accepted this time, you have done this before.)

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK

PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6,8,9,18,4,5

 

 

Week 06 PLAN OTHER
Monday

Busy day today:

1. SCRAPBOOK Page Where will you be in 10 years? - You will need to write a 1/2 page on this. Think about how much money you will be making, what your job title will be, what your boyfriend/girlfriend's name is , dog's name, street you live on, etc. YES you should do this at home this week! YES it is hard to write fiction!
2. Check HRBlock challenge - pay bills if needed.
3. Reconcile your bank statement and match it up with your Excel SS - SHOW ME THIS TODAY OR TOMORROW. (The numbers should match the bank statement - show me a comparison.) OR take a screen shot with both numbers in it and mail that to me.
4. Turn in Unit2 Test Fix.

Assign Chapter Project in pairs - no work on project today.

 
Tuesday

Project for Unit03 - Discuss how to accomplish your tasks.

Discuss due dates.

PROJECT


TWO PEOPLE PER SECTION
1. Notes Outline BLANK (As shown in class) DUE TOMORROW
2. Notes Complete DUE THURSDAY
3. PowerPoint from notes(5 Pages?) DUE FRIDAY
4. Current Event from Chapter - is there anything going on presently about your topic? DUE FRIDAY (End of class - put on your PowerPoint)
5. M/C Kahoot Questions (10?) (for a quiz) DUE FRIDAY
Send to ME to put online.


6. Short 1 page report on selected topic in book individual (I'll approve)(Will be submitted to Turnitin.com) DUE WEEK 9
7. Short (2Min) Speech about your topic - no notes. DUE WEEK 8
8. 3 M/C Questions from your presentation. Send to ME

Fun Review activity (Xword/Online/etc?)

SUGGESTIONS:

  • Create a new Google Docs folder for this Unit.
  • Share your documents with your partner.
  • I would NOT divide the work, work together and discuss what goes on your notes/PowerPoint.
  • Bounce your Report ideas off each other - proofread each others information.
  • Cite sources where applicabale.


 
Wednesday

Share your work with me:
1. Outline
2. Notes
3. Test Questions
4. PowerPoint

Send me your links

 
Thursday

HERE is a link to the project information and due dates.

Make sure you sent me yesterday's work and send me the links to your PowerPoint and your 10 MC Questions Put a * next to the right answer.

Finish up test questions and PowerPoint.

 
Friday

HRBlock check (put in your paycheck for tomorrow)

Put finishing touches on your presentations (images, etc)

Find your current event for your chapter - put on your PowerPoint. Spend some time on this - this is important to me.

Show me your scrapbook page.

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK

PAGES COMPLETED: 1,6,8,9,18,4,5,7

 

 

Week 07 PLAN OTHER
Monday

No School for you - School for me.

 
Tuesday

SCRAPBOOK - No other pages due until the official due date APRIL 28TH (Week15) - just start taking pictures - put them in folders, discuss collage. You should also start collecting assignments to put into your scrapbook. I have folders if you want one.

RESEARCH PAPER Your paper is due next Friday (March 3rd) via Turnitin.com. You will not have class that day - so plan ahead.
You will need to create an account and submit your paper before next Friday (March 3rd) You will need to log into my class (14781006 with the enrollment password bulldog) You should submit it early to see what 'grade' you get and re-submit if you are not happy. You will NOT be able to submit it late - so please turn it in on time.

Remember you also need to send me your 3 MC Questions from your report.
**** You will need to run your topic past me first before you get started.

HRBLOCK CHALLENGE Keep checking it and making sure you pay bills on time. Also keep track of your checking account excel sheet.

PRESENTATIONS Start tomorrow - go over your information, practice what you are going to say and clean up your PP.
I will be gettting the outlines to you so you can take notes.

HERE is how I will be grading your presentation - both group members should speak and present information. Remember YOU are the experts on your section.

 
Wednesday

Present Chapter 10.1

 
Thursday Present Chapter 10.21 & 11.1  
Friday

Present 11.2 and 3

REPORTS DUE IN 1 WEEK.

 
Other

SCRAPBOOK DUE 7 WEEKS

Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE

 

 

Week 08 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOK - No other pages due until the official due date APRIL 28TH (Week15) - just start taking pictures - put them in folders, discuss collage. You should also start collecting assignments to put into your scrapbook. I have folders if you want one.

RESEARCH PAPER Your paper is due Friday (March 3rd) via Turnitin.com. You will need to create an account and submit your paper before Friday (March 3rd) You will need to log into my class (14781006 with the enrollment password bulldog) You should submit it early to see what 'grade' you get and re-submit if you are not happy. You will NOT be able to submit it late - so please turn it in on time. Don't forget to send me your 3MC questions.

HRBLOCK CHALLENGE Keep checking it and making sure you pay bills on time. Also keep track of your checking account excel sheet.

PRESENTATIONS Continuing

Present 12.1 -2

 
Tuesday

Present 13.1-2

 
Wednesday

HRBlock - pay some bills
Project Debrief - Organize your notes/complete any missing defintions, etc.
Paper Due Friday - Send me your 3MC questions to my e-mail.

EXTRA CREDIT - Complete your workbook

 
Thursday NO CLASS - I AM TESTING  
Friday

NO CLASS - I AM TESTING

YOUR REPORTS ARE DUE TODAY!

Put your M/C questions beneath your report OR e-mail them to me. Be sure to mark the correct answer.

 
Other

Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE

 

 

Week 09 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOK PICTURES - Take your pics!
3 Pictures for each class - One with teacher, one with friends, one in assigned seat. Check with your teacher before pulling out phone!!!

  • NO news stories this week.
  • Scrapbook due in 5 weeks.
  • HRBlock - check your bills, etc.
  • Unit03 Test tomorrow (30 questions/5 short answer on Unit03)
  • Paper Turnitin - check see what suggestions it has for you
  • Prepare for your oral report - 2-3 minutes no notes.
    • Overview of topic
    • Mention 3 main things you learned
    • Maybe how it relates to today if applicable
    • Did you include 3 MC questions on your report?
 
Tuesday

Short answer (essay) first answer 4 + 1 for extra credit. Guess your score out of 55 points.

then Test on Unit03 - 30 questions

 
Wednesday

Test Fix due Friday - I'll try to get time in class to do that, but don't count on it. You will need to print them out.

Report Presentations Start Today

HERE is how I am grading you.

 
Thursday

Test fix due tomorrow - yes you can do it at home.
Check your HRBlock.
Balance your Excel sheet using your newest bank balance - will be due tomorrow.

Report Presentations

 
Friday

Just a Maintenance day::

1. Turn in Unit03Test Fix - Print them out and turn into the box.
2. Pay your rent and take the quiz
3. (I'll show you how) Balance your HRBlock excel sheet. Send me a screenshot of your bank balance TODAY! and your excel sheet with the totals matching on the bank statement date. Send to my johnangove@gmail.com account.
4. Review your paper grades - see me if you have questions or comments about your paper.
5. Review your speech grade - what might you do differently next time?
6. Clean off your desktop - put your files online.
7. Scrapbook due soon -

 
Other

Scrapbook due 5 Weeks

Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE

 

 

Week 10 PLAN OTHER
Monday

Chapter 14.1 Notes - worksheet HERE

Take a pre-chapter test HERE

Work on your workbook when done - due Thurday (test day)

 

Tuesday

Chapter 14.2 Notes - worksheet HERE

Work on your workbook when done - due Thurday (test day)

Check your HRBlock.

 
Wednesday

Review notes/worksheets

Review your vocabulary online HERE

Check your HRBlock

 
Thursday

Test on Chapter 14 - 25 questions and 5 essays
HERE
NO NOTES

Put your printout of your Chapter 14 questions in your workbook on Chapter 14. Turn in before test.

NEW SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION ASK ME!@

 
Friday NO SCHOOL FOR YOU - SCHOOL FOR ME  
Other

Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE

 

 

Week 11 PLAN OTHER
Monday

WOW - Just 5 weeks SCRAPBOOK PICTURES?

Test fix due tomorrow!

Download Chapter 15 Questions HERE Due Thursday Wednesday Morning

Chapter 15 Notes
Chapter 15 Workbooks

Work on HRBlock - Pay some bills - balance your account.

 

Ch15
Tuesday

Chapter 15.2 Notes

Chapter 15.2 Notes
Chapter 15.2 Workbooks

Download Chapter 15 Questions HERE Due Wednesday Morning

Work on HRBlock

One more Scrapbook page - stocks - Find 10 stocks that you like or buy their products. List their company name/logo/stock name/current price in a table.

 
Wednesday

Review Chapter 15 questions and workbook.

HRBlock is only active for 2 more weeks! Keep your account balanced.

 
Thursday

BE GOOD FOR THE SUB!!!
Test on Chapter 15 - NO Notes or computer for this one.

When done:
Work on HRBlock balancing checkbook OR Scrapbook

 
Friday

BE GOOD FOR THE SUB!!!

One more page for your Scrapbook - use this format HERE and find your favorite companies.

 
Other Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE  

SPRING BREAK

Week 12 PLAN OTHER
Monday

You KNOW what is due soon, don't cha?


If you are so disposed and only if you get the chance, but no pressure, you may (or may not) turn in your workbook and questions when you have the chance.

Today - Chapter 16 Questions - No"Angove" questions, just do the workbook on this one!

Ch16
Tuesday

Field trip to check out the Larson's Dragster after Chapter Chapter 16.1 notes.

Hand out Chapter 15 test - Fix due this week!

 
Wednesday

Chapter 16.2 Notes
Amortization Sheet - with 100K loan for a house.
Loik up local credit union rates.

WORKBOOK DUE TOMORROW WHEN YOU WALK IN!
HRBlock is DONE next week!

 
Thursday

WORKBOOK DUE TODAY so we can go over it.

Review Workbook - Test tomorrow.

 
Friday

Test on Chapter 16 (3 esssays and a mortgage amortization)

HRBlock (IT ENDS NEXT WEEK!)

 

Other

Scrapbook 3 weeks

Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE

 

 

Week 13 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOK PICTURES - GET THEM DONE!

Collage Demo - your pictures MUST be on your desktop for this to work and be recognized by Picasa.

Finish up HRBlock if time. I will be eventually needing your final excel sheet and some other stuff for your final grade on that.

SKIPPING CHAPTER 17 - GO TO CHAPTER 18

 

Tuesday

Chapter 18.1 Notes

Test Thursday or Friday?

 
Wednesday

Chapter 18.2 Notes
Finish Workbook
Log into HRBlock - Make your Excel SS current.
Clean off desktop - move everything to your Google Drive.

 
Thursday

YOU ARE DONE WITH HRBLOCK TODAY!!!!
(But if you have bills - pay them for the future)
We will need to wrap up the project - maybe tomorrow

NO TEST on Chapter 18 - we are going to do a Unit Test (18,19,20) later when we get back.

HERE is a link to your 1040ez form.
Here is some infor for your simulation.
When you print - print two sided.

 

 
Friday

Send me an e-mail with
1. A screenshot of your SS with the current totals
2. A screenshot with your bank statement
REMEMBER - These will need to add up and equal each other on 04/06 at the end of the simulation.

Chapter 16 Test Fix (Hopefully today)

TEST
Other Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE  

SPRING BREAK!

Week 14 PLAN OTHER
Monday

WORKBOOK IS DUE NEXT WEDNESDAY!!!!
SCRAPBOOK PICTURES - GET THEM DONE Remember that you need to create a collage using Picasa for your Home and School Pics

This week - work on Chapter 19-20 workbook
DUE Tuesday of next week.

Ch 19-20
Workbook
Tuesday Limited class - no computer access.
Finish Chapter 19 workbook
 
Wednesday NO CLASS TESTING  
Thursday Limited Class - no computer testing
Chapter 20 workbook
 
Friday Limited Class - no computer testing
Finish Chapter 20 workbook - I'll take it if you are done.
 
Other Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE  

 

Week 15 PLAN OTHER
Monday

SCRAPBOOKS DUE TO ME THIS WEEK.

HERE is your new order.

Download them from your Google Drive and start changing:
1. Fonts - make it more interesting to reflect your personality
2. Edit each picture - put some effect on it.
3. Put your collages on the appropriate page *Yes you will get points off if you do not do the collages in Picasa.
4. Choose a simple theme - limited colors as shown in class.
5. Show me to see if there is room for improvement.
6. Put your stock page in there someplace.
7. New order for your slides.

______

HERE is your review for your Final Exam
Chapter 6-20 (but no 17)
ALSO remember that you will need to turn your book in to the library at some point - probably before the final exam~!!!

 
Tuesday

Workbooks DUE DUE DUE! Chapter 19-20.

Scrapbooks YES you may turn it in early if you want - e-mail it to me.

SCRAPBOOK I would like you to include the following in your scrapbook for my class:
1. Your most current resume (update with MOS Certs & other things)
2. Elevator speech (1 Page front and back if necessary)
3. Your fake letter of recomendation.
4. One of "Angove's" Excel charts showing formulas for the assignment.
5. One additional assignment from this class that you want to include.

Paperclip these together and turn them into the box (me) (50 Points!) Due today - NOT tomorrow!

 
Wednesday

SCRAPBOOKS DUE DUE DUE.

Send me your Scrapbook via my johnangove@gmail.com address.
You might need to upload it to your Drive account and share with me if it is too big. (Don't wait until the late minute!) You will get a serious point penalty for turning it in late.

I'll print them out over the next day or two so we can make them next week.

 
Thursday NO CLASS TESTING  
Friday

NO CLASS TESTING

 
Other Remember you can always review online at G-WLearning HERE  

 

Week 16 PLAN OTHER
Monday

NO CLASS TESTING

 
Tuesday

NO CLASS TESTING

 
Wednesday

MAKE SCRAPBOOKS

Review for Chapter 19-20 test on Friday.

 
Thursday

MAKE SCRAPBOOKS

Review for Chapter 19-20 test tomorrow.

 
Friday

Turn in Scrapbook for a grade.

TEST ON CHAPTER 18-20 HERE (Uploaded but not linked up yet.)
40 Questions.

 
Other    

 

Week 17 PLAN OTHER
Monday

Zillow Project
Find how much your house is worth and when it was built and find some houses to buy!

Project Information HERE

Yes - it is a HUGE project BUT just take it step by step and get it done. I would suggest making a Zillow folder with 4 folders inside (Dorm,RentApt,RentHouse,BuyHome and keep your screen shots in that folder.)

HOW IS YOUR FINAL EXAM REVIEW COMING? Remember you will need to turn in your book BEFORE the final so get it done!

 
Tuesday

Continue with Zillow Project

PowerPoint:
1. Title Slide
2. Dorm Slide
3. Apartment Slide
4. Home to RENT slide
5 House to buy slide
6. House to buy slide (2) additional information
7. Mortgage Comparison
8. Overall Comparision/Thoughts

 
Wednesday

Zillow Project - Keep working on it!

Chapter 18-20 Test HERE

 
Thursday

Zillow Project - Keep working on it!

Chapter 18-20 Test HERE

 
Friday

HERE is my Finished Zillow Project (Saved as College Housing Project)

 
Other    

 

Week 18 PLAN OTHER
Monday

NO CLASS - TESTING

 

Tuesday


THINK - what are the 3 main points that you want to make in your report AND your presentation - you should have 2 test questions from your PowerPoint presentation.

 
Wednesday

Print Zillow Project - I'll show you what I want you to print.

Scrapbook or Report/PowerPoint.

Turn in Zillow Project (PP)

 
Thursday

Review for Final Exam

 
Friday

THERE SHOULD BE NOTHING OF YOURS ON THE COMPUTER.

Ca$h in your B/R passes.

 

SUGGESTION:
1. Log into Google Drive.
2. Make a new folder called MHS 2016-2017
3. Make new folders for all your classes.
4. Upload your entire USB Drive to the FinOps folder.
5. Get ready for the Final Exam.

 
Other    

 

Week 19   OTHER
Monday

NO CLASS 1-2 EXAM

 
Tuesday

FINAL EXAM FOR CLASS.
Your Final exam is two parts:
1. M/C section 104 Questions (sorry about that!) HERE Uploaded BUT not linked up yet.
2. Excel Spreadsheet on a tint company. HERE

REMIND ME IF YOU HAVE PASSED Outlook and Access - so you can get your automatic 75%

 
Wednesday

NO CLASS 5-6 EXAM

 
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