Kahoots

You need to create and share with me:

Use this google form to submit a link to your Kahoot

5 separate kahoots <example>

Each Kahoot   must be from a different strand of ideas we’ve studied this semester.

Some ideas:

Earning money (pay check/ gross pay/net pay etc)

Taxes- Pay check with holding and Federal/State tax forms/return

Savings-Type of accounts Interest earned Simple and Compound

Loans and borrowing money

Credit cards

Automobile insurance

Three-Fifths ( 60%) of your questions/answers must involve a calculation.

 

Week 16 ending 5/17

Monday

Skill Packet 3 work time. Make sure to pick up the correct copy of the checkbook reconciliation pages.

Finishing the Self Employment Tax calculation.


Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Friday

Skill Packet 3 Work time

One of you asked to learn about paying for a meal in a restaurant.

Find the menu of your favorite restaurant (or perhaps a new one). My family just ate here this last week <link>

Here is my example <link>

Identify how many people

What did they order?

Total bill

What rooms and meals tax should be charged?

How much tip are you going to leave? What did you do to figure this out?

Prepare a presentation about how you calculated the tip and totsl amount to leave. Are you paying for it with a Debit/Crdit card or cash? Present how you calculated the tip on Thursday/Friday, whichever day we are here (Community Service day is happening either Thursday or Friday, weather dependent.)

 

If we get through this more quickly and we do not need all week, We’ll create a will


If time allows We will begin work on part of your final exam.

You need to create and share with me:

5 separate kahoots <example>  or   a 5 topic Jeopardy game

Each category must be from a different strand of ideas we’ve studied this semester.

Some ideas:

Earning money (pay check/ gross pay/net pay etc)

Taxes- Pay check with holding and Federal/State tax forms/return

Savings-Type of accounts Interest earned Simple and Compound

Loans and borrowing money

Credit cards

Automobile insurance

One-half (½) of your questions/answers must involve a calculation.

Week 14 ending 5/1

Monday and Tuesday

In Class

·         15 minutes Skill Packet Time

My Plan your funeral example presentation <link>

Plan your funeral:

  • You need to include decisions about
  • Burial/Cremation
  • Services?
  • Costs
  • Want to design a headstone? <link>

You need to make an 8 slide (minimum) presentation.

We will present Wednesday/Thursday

This link might help <link>

Something to do if you are bored:

http://game.notch.net/drowning/


Wednesday/Thursday

Skill Packet time (15 min each day) /Presentations about your last wishes


Friday

Skill Packet 2 is due

Choice: Research two other kinds of “insurances” See <link>

 

Week 13 ending 4/26

Monday

In Class

Percentage Review (10 minutes)

15 minutes working an Skill Packet 2. This is due Friday 5/3. You have 10 days to complete 14 pages of calculations.

Learning Target: I can explain costs associated with health care.

See Vermont Plan Comparison Tool 2019 – Advice and Explanations

Health insurance scenarios. We will look at ones I made and then you need to create 5 scenarios for costs associated with health care.

HW:

Anything you did not complete before April Break. See MMS. Progress reports go out May 8th. The 11th and 12th grade Core teachers may send out a warning notice before this.


Tuesday

15 minutes working an Skill Packet 2

Time to complete your Health Insurance Scenarios and any work that you have not completed.


Wednesday

15 minutes working an Skill Packet 2

Learning Target: We will be able to understand what is included in an Advanced Health Care Directive and complete one. <link>


Thursday and Friday

In Class

·         15 minutes Skill Packet Time

Why Life Insurance? <link>

My Plan your funeral example presentation <link>

Plan your funeral:

  • You need to include decisions about
  • Burial/Cremation
  • Services?
  • Costs

You need to make an 8 slide (minimum) presentation.

We will present Wednesday/Thursday next week

This link might help <link>

Something to do if you are bored:

http://game.notch.net/drowning/

Week 12 ending 4/11

Monday

Workday

Skill packet work time (15 minutes each day)

Graded Work: Creating your own set of automobile questions word problems.

You need to submit 5 scenarios + answers.

This work is all due on Tuesday 4/9.

Here is the < link > to the Google Form. You need to copy and paste each scenario and answer response .


Tuesday

In Class

Skill Packet 1 work time

Learning Targets:  I can calculate the number of hours worked from a time card and calculate take home pay.

HO: Time cards

The rest of the class period can be spent making up work.


Wednesday

Skill Packet 1 work time (15 minutes)

Learning Target: I can explain the basic ideas about health insurance

See <link>


Thursday

Skill packet 1 is due

See Vermont Plan Comparison Tool 2019 – Advice and Explanations

Health insurance scenarios


Friday No School

Week 10 ending 4/5

Monday

15 minutes to work on new Skill PKT

Learning Target: We will be able to name some benefits and dangers from using debit cards and credit cards.

We will watch the first half of Frontline’s Card Game video.

Then how has the legislation they spoke of in the video changed? <link> and <link> and <link>


Tuesday

Skill Packet time 15 minutes. Remember that this is due Thursday 4/11

One last short video to keep you thinking about credit card debt

·         Learning Target: We will be able to explain and apply vocabulary around Automobile insurance

Get the ideas flowing <link>

We will watch this video to understand  types of automobile insurance

Then you will use this study stack to show me you understand these terms. <link> Take the test or one of the other options to demonstrate your mastery. Show me.

You may work with at most two other people to complete this list of terms once you get some practice with the StudyStack <Google Doc>


Wednesday

In Class

·         Skill Packet Time: 15 minutes

·         Learning target We will be able to calculate costs associated with Auto Insurance Claims

·         HO Automobile problems


Thursday/Friday

Workdays

Skill packet work time (15 minutes each day)

Graded Work: Creating your own set of automobile questions word problems.

You need to submit 5 scenarios + answers.

This work is all due on Tuesday 4/9.

Here is the < link > to the Google Form. You need to copy and paste each scenario and answer response .

Week 9 ending 3/29 (end of Qtr 3)

Monday/Tuesday

  • 15 minutes working on Skill Packet 1
  • Finishing the buy a car project.
  • Canvas Simple Interest Quiz.

Wednesday

In Class

  • 10 minutes working on Skill Packet 1

Learning Target: I understand what a Credit Report shows and what a FICO score does for us as borrowers.

We will look at one of my credit reports from 2016

and then a video about Credit Scores:


Graded work: Work with no more than 1 other person to complete this research around credit scores <link>

HW

Buy a car project if you are not done.


Thursday

15 minutes Skill Packet time

Learning Target: I can calculate a weighted mean

We need to be able to do this in order to understand how credit card companies collect interest from credit card accounts where people never pay off their charges.

You’ll have 5 exercises to complete for a grade.

HW

  • Buy a car project if you are not done.
  • Credit Score work from yesterday
  • Simple Interest Quiz on Canvas if you never completed it.

Friday

15 minutes Skill Packet time

Learning Target: I can calculate a  finance charge on a credit card bill.

HO

You will have 2 of these to complete for practice

HW:

  • Buy a car project if you are not done.
  • Credit Score work from Wednesday.
  • Simple Interest Quiz on Canvas if you never completed it.

Week 8 ending 3/22

Monday

In class:

Learning Target: I can calculate payments, total interest paid and calculate the total cost of  three type of loans: Student Loans, Automobile Loans, Home Mortgage.

·         Discussion/Handout <PDF>

Loan Calculator <link>

HW

Canvas Simple Interest Quiz. Due by Thursday 3/21.

This work


Tuesday

In Class:

Learning target: We will be able to create a spreadsheet to create an amortization table to show the payoff progression of a loan

Here is a copy of the model spreadsheet that you can make a copy <link>

File>Make a Copy

Rename it

your_Name_ Amortization Table

Share it by click on the share button

Copy the share link

Submit your link in Canvas>Loans>Amortization Table assignment

HW

Anything that you do not have completed and is marked Missing in MMS.


Wednesday/Thursday

In Class

Canvas: Find a car assignment Due Wednesday 3/27. A big grade on this marking period.

HW

See Tuesday


Friday

No school for you.