Friday – July 7, 2017

Block 1 & 2

Unit 4:  Work:  Beginning the job, staying employed, and advancing

Objective 4.2:  Student will develop and evaluate a plan to manage their money to achieve personal goals.

Essential Understanding 

4.2.A: personal values and goals and incorporate into personal budget.

4.2.B:  Understand the responsibilities and liabilities with attaining the age of majority.

Key Terms:  Fixed and variable expenses, money management, consumerism, gross and net income.  Age of majority, contracts, liability, adult responsibility, default; Discretionary spending, consumer reports, financial guidelines, consumerism, discretionary spending

Agenda:

  1. Major Expenditures PowerPoint & Note-Taking Guide
    1. PowerPoint: Link
    2. Notes: Link
  2. Complete: Everfi – Renting vs. Owning
  3. Complete: Housing Reinforcement Worksheet

Thursday – July 6, 2017

Block 1 & 2

Unit 4:  Work:  Beginning the job, staying employed, and advancing

Objective 4.2:  Student will develop and evaluate a plan to manage their money to achieve personal goals.

Essential Understanding 

4.2.A: personal values and goals and incorporate into personal budget.

4.2.B:  Understand the responsibilities and liabilities with attaining the age of majority.

Key Terms:  Fixed and variable expenses, money management, consumerism, gross and net income.  Age of majority, contracts, liability, adult responsibility, default; Discretionary spending, consumer reports, financial guidelines, consumerism, discretionary spending

Agenda:

  1. Unit 4 Open Note Exam
  2. Multimedia Presentations

Wednesday – July 5, 2017

Block 1 & 2

Unit 4:  Work:  Beginning the job, staying employed, and advancing

Objective 4.2:  Student will develop and evaluate a plan to manage their money to achieve personal goals.

Essential Understanding 

4.2.A: personal values and goals and incorporate into personal budget.

4.2.B:  Understand the responsibilities and liabilities with attaining the age of majority.

Key Terms:  Fixed and variable expenses, money management, consumerism, gross and net income.  Age of majority, contracts, liability, adult responsibility, default; Discretionary spending, consumer reports, financial guidelines, consumerism, discretionary spending

Agenda:

  1. Spending Plan PowerPoint
    1. Analyze Three Scenarios’ in class
      1. budget-lessons
    2. Budgeting Math
  2. Begin Multimedia Presentations
  3. Money Rules Video w/ Worksheet

Friday – June 30, 2017

Block 1 & 2

Unit 4:  Work:  Beginning the job, staying employed, and advancing

Objective 1:  Students will acquire workplace-readiness skills.

WE KNOW:

Students have to have self-marketing skills to be workplace ready.

WE WILL UNDERSTAND:

The changing workplace requires lifelong learning and acquisition of new skills.

WE WILL BE ABLE TO:

Identify rights and responsibilities of employers and employees.

 Key Terms: Social Networking, Jobs transferrable skills, Continuing education, Equity, Diversity, Ethics, Labor laws, Workplace norms, Soft Skills/ Hard skills; Positive Attitude

Agenda:

  1. Discussion: Ethics – Choices and consequences with
  2. Complete: Multimedia Project – Workplace Readiness Unit IV Multimedia Project
  3. Spending Plan PowerPoint w/ Note-Taking Guide
    1. PowerPoint: Spending_Plans_EDITED_1.15.2.G1
    2. Note-Taking Guide: spendingplansstructurednotes

 

Thursday – June 29, 2017

Block 1 & 2

Unit 4:  Work:  Beginning the job, staying employed, and advancing

Objective 1:  Students will acquire workplace-readiness skills.

WE KNOW:

Students have to have self-marketing skills to be workplace ready.

WE WILL UNDERSTAND:

The changing workplace requires lifelong learning and acquisition of new skills.

WE WILL BE ABLE TO:

Identify rights and responsibilities of employers and employees.

 Key Terms: Social Networking, Jobs transferrable skills, Continuing education, Equity, Diversity, Ethics, Labor laws, Workplace norms, Soft Skills/ Hard skills; Positive Attitude

Agenda:

  1. Review Interview Fair Folders
  2. Discussion: Employability Skills
  3. Introduce Multimedia Project – Workplace Readiness Unit IV Multimedia Project
  4. Guest Speaker