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I hope everyone had an excellent Spring Break! I had a great time in France and Germany with the students from DHS. Here’s a brief overview of how our week went. Economics: I decided to combine the chapter 4 and 5 test on supply and demand because I was out of town when the other […]

Update 3/21/19

Hello everyone! I appreciate each and everyone one of you that took the time out of your busy schedules to show up at conferences. I really appreciate that and it’s always great to see you. Economics In Economics, we recently wrapped up Chapters 3 and 7, which dealt with Business Organizations (sole-proprietorship, partnerships, and corporations) […]

Weekly Update

Hi all, I’ve decided to move to weekly updates because I have Google Classroom and Remind. It’s easier for me to keep up with Google Classroom because I can do it through my phone. Here’s an overview of what’s going on in our classes. Economics We just finished wrapping up Chapter 1. Yesterday we started […]

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Happy Monday, everyone! Economics Today we started a fresh Do Now/Exit Ticket sheet. If you didn’t turn yours in last week, please take care of that as soon as possible. Agenda Complete Do Now. Discuss. Finish Friday’s HW. Check and go over. Adam Smith DBQ’s Exit Ticket. Make sure to check the Google Slides for […]

Friday, February 8th, 2019 (Google Classroom Codes Inside!)

Okay, okay, so I’m making Friday’s blog post on Saturday morning. Yeah, maybe I’m a bit behind, but that’s alright. Economics On Friday we had a Do Now related to Milton Friedman’s concept “There’s No Such Thing As A Free Lunch.” If you’d like to see a clip about that on YouTube, there’s a great […]

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

I hope you all enjoyed the day off yesterday. I know I did! Economics Today we discussed the circular flow of income and how consumers/individuals impact society by earning wages and spending their income. I also got most of you on Google Classroom. There are STILL a few of you who aren’t on Remind yet. […]

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Economics Today we had a Do Now, but no Exit Ticket. Make sure to check the Google Slides under the Economics tab on my iBlog. We watched CNN 10 and discussed the Economic themes from the segment, which was about the flood in Australia, President Trump’s SOTU and immigration reform, and the future of television […]

Monday, February 4th, 2019 (PF Resume/Cover Letter Assignment Attached!)

Economics Today we got our Do Now sheets for the week. If you didn’t get one today, please get one from my room. They’re below the maps on the bookcase next to the door. We briefly lectured on the Production Possibilities Curve and took some notes. After that, I gave you the assignment for the […]

Friday, February 1st, 2019

Hi everyone! I hope you all had a nice, short week. It was nice to only have two days of work, but it was also kind of boring. I can only clean the house, play video games, and read for so long. On Friday attendance was low in a few of my classes, so please […]

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

Howdy! I hope you all enjoyed the day off yesterday. As of right now, Dearborn Public Schools has not made an announcement regarding school tomorrow or Thursday, so I am preparing as if we will have school. Here you will find a brief rundown of what we did in both of my classes today. Economics […]

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