Jan 23-25

Economics
DAILY LESSON PLAN
DATE: January 23, 2013
 
LESSON
Chapter 3 Section 1     Consumption, Income, and Decision Making
PREBELL
How does a necessity and a desire differ?
TSW
a.     Examine the difference between disposable and discretionary income.
b.    Discuss the three considerations that should govern your decision making as a consumer.
c.     Review the checklist for consumer decision making.
TTW
Have students write a generalization that compares certain individuals’ spending habits.
INDEPENDENT ASSIGNMENT
Chapter 3 Section 1 Guided Reading and Review
ENRICHMENT
Chapter 3 Section 1 Assessment
CLOSURE
.Summarize the days lesson and preview the next days’ lesson on buying principles.


Economics
DAILY LESSON PLAN
DATE: January 24, 2013
 
LESSON
Chapter 3 Section 2     Buying Principles or Strategies
PREBELL
Describe your favorite commercial. What factors contribute to this decision?
TSW
a.     Discuss the basic buying principles for consumers.
b.    Examine the checklist for viewing advertisements.
c.     Describe the process of “bait and switch”.
TTW
Have students create a two column table showing the pros and cons of advertising.
INDEPENDENT ASSIGNMENT
Chapter 3 Section 2 Guided Reading and Review
ENRICHMENT
Chapter 3 Section 2 Assessment
CLOSURE
.Summarize the days’ lesson and preview the next day’s lesson on consumerism.


Economics
DAILY LESSON PLAN
DATE: January 25, 2013
 
LESSON
Chapter 3 Section 3     Consumerism
PREBELL
Have you ever bought a product that was faulty? Do you think it was your responsibility to return it to the manufacturer? Why or why not?
TSW
a.     Explain the main goal of consumerism.
b.    List and explain the five consumer rights.
c.     Examine the federal agencies that protect consumers and what their responsibilities are.
TTW
Point out how the different interpretations of what kinds of behavior are ethical.
INDEPENDENT ASSIGNMENT
Chapter 3 Section 3 Guided Reading and Review
ENRICHMENT
Chapter 3 Section 3 Assessment
CLOSURE
.Summarize the day’s lesson and prepare for Chapter 3 Test Review.