Economics / Personal Finance

[Monday, 12:35-2:00]

Emily McLeod - mcleod_emily@yahoo.com

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Tuition: $40/mo

Class Description

The first semester of this course introduces and explores key principles of economics from household purchases to the stock market. Students will also learn about issues related to national economic systems and policies. In the second semester, we will cover personal finance skills taught by Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. Each of the 12 chapters in the text covers important aspects of finance that will build confidence and inspire dreams in your students’ lives.

Required Materials

• 2 spiral or legal notebooks

• pencils

• Calculator – Scientific Calculator 

 

Required Text

BJU Press - Economics 3rd Edition
ISBN –298695
Foundations in Personal Finance - High School Edition

Work Load

• 4 -5 assignments each week

• Average 1 hour daily work to complete assignments

• Weekly assignments graded by student (and/or parent)

• Tests will be administered and signed by Parent

Teacher Background

Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies Education (Oral Roberts University)

• State of Oklahoma Teacher Certification - Middle-level mathematics, Pre-algebra, Intermediate Algebra