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    PEPS12

    May 24-27

    • Debrief debate on Wage Initiatives
    • Macro vs Micro Economics
      • Vocabulary:  In notes (later on blog post by Monday May 30)
        • Economics
        • Macroeconomics vs. Microeconomics
        • Command Economy, Market Economy, Mixed Economy, Traditional Economy
          • provide examples
        • Resource
        • Opportunity cost
        • Factors of production
        • Household
        • Markets
          • for goods and services
          • factor markets
        • Supply Chain
        • Economies of Scale
      • ASSIGNMENT 8: Create a powerpoint or infographic presentation on the following:
        • an example of a personal choice and economics (refer to Crash Course video listed above)
        • the different types of economies (listed above)
        • a product that you use/consume that is subject to supply chain issues
          • include place of origin of manufacturing, factors of production, path to market/household
        • Due June 1
      • Article: “Capitalism Needs Reform”
      • Article: “…make Global Corporations pay their fair share …?”
      • Education & Wealth
      • BLOG POST:  “Is it time for a re-set in our Economic system?”
        • In reference to at least ONE of the articles above, what are your thoughts/opinions?
        • Due – post by Friday June 3

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 19

    • complete Historical Perspective assignment
    • Revolutions
      • Read CROSSROADS Ch.1 (due May 24)
      • Read CROSSROADS ch.2 (due May 25)

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 12:

    • Conclude viewing of ‘The Mission”
    • Questions arising from the viewing?
    • Sample Character “sketches”
    • Examples of other academic looks at this topic:
      • Themes of Geography
      • Historical
    • Our Assignment – Historical Perspective

    SOCIAL STUDIES 8M

    May 6

    Set up notes for “The Mission”

    • location/geography
    • Identify:
      • key events
      • figures
      • impact*

     

    PEPS12

    May 5, 2022

    SELMA Analysis Assignment:

    • Who stood out in these events?  Explain
    • In your opinion, what event(s) proved the most significant to you?  Explain
    • How effective was Ava Duvernay’s work in bringing this historical event to a current-day audience?

    PEPS12

    Apr.26-29

    • Complete Comparison of Canada-US Federalism Assignment
    • Blog Post:
      • Populism
        • What is it?
        • How do we see it in our current affairs?
        • What is the relationship between populism and protest?
        • In your opinion, what forms of protest are acceptable vs. unacceptable?  Explain why.
      • Post by Friday, April 29
    • Looking ahead to Assignment X: an ideal society
    • Video: “Selma”

    PEPS12

    April 13-14

    • Complete viewing of RBG
      • Blog Post:  Biggest “I/Q” (Interesting moment/Question) moment from notes on video
      • If you could have lunch with RBG, what would you ask her and why?
      • Publish date: week of April 18
    • Discrimination in Canada:  Canada’s Persons Case
      • CPAC Video (Moodle)
      • be prepare to discuss Thursday

    GEOGRAPHY 12

    April 12

    • CLIMATE CHANGE
      • Hydrosphere and related Issues
      • Video:  “Blue Gold”
    • Thoughts for Assignment 4 project

    GEO12

    April 4-8

    • Videos from MOODLE:
      • Basics of GEO – CLIMATE
      • What is an Atmospheric River
        • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NULrvr8pTBg
      • Atmospheric Pressure
      • The Jet Stream (x2)
      • Weather Fronts
      • El Nino vs El Nina
    • Resources & Sustainability
      • Blog Post:  “The Ball – 20 Questions”
        • Observations
        • How does its story fit in with previous topics:
          • 5 Themes?
          • Tectonics?
          • Climate & Weather?
      • MOODLE:
        • How do Ocean Currents Work?
        • What is A Thermocline?
          • Assignment 5 Part 1 + 2
        • Warming Seas & Melting Ice Sheets
      • Video Notes:  “BLUE GOLD”

    PEPS12

    April 4-8

    1. Intro/Review notes – Federalism
      –  US vs Canadian Gov’t Structures in general
    2. View Video:  (NOTORIOUS) RBG
      • P/I/Q Notes (Points/Interest/Questions)
    3. US Electoral College and other issues