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Unit #3 - Globalization
Unit #3 - Globalization
Review & Prepare for Unit #1 TEST
Wednesday, Sept. 16
Thursday, Sept. 17
Friday, Sept. 18
These two days will be used
to review the information
and skills presented in this
unit and measure the
objectives learned.
**Note: Any assignments NOT completed in class will be considered HOMEWORK**
Unit Objectives
Unit Objectives
E.3 Economics. The student understands the reasons for international trade and its importance to the United States and the global economy. The student is expected to:
    E.3A Explain the concepts of absolute and comparative advantages.
    E.3B Apply the concept of comparative advantage to explain why and how countries trade.
    E.3C Analyze the impact of U.S. imports and exports on the United States and its trading partners.
E.4 Economics. The student understands the issues of free trade and the effects of trade barriers. The student is expected to:
    E.4A Compare the effects of free trade and trade barriers on economic activities.
    E.4B Evaluate the benefits and costs of participation in international free-trade agreements.
    E.4C Analyze the effects of changes in exchange rates on imports and exports.
E.11 Economics. The student understands key components of economic growth. The student is expected to:
    E.11C Analyze how trade relates to growth.
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Study Guide
In this unit the class will learn about the global economy.  
Students will study international trade.  They will analyze the
interconnectedness of nations in the global economy.  The class will
evaluate trade policy and discuss the benefits and negatives of Free
Trade and Protectionism.  Students will examine barriers to trade.  
They will also learn how different economic systems work together to
make life better for everyone.  Finally the class will investigate the ways
globalization effect the economic decisions they make each day.
Homework, Enrichment, and Alternate Assignments
Global Trade
Free Trade vs Protectionism
Free Trade/Protectionism
Chart
Fast Food Gone Global
Fast Food Gone Global
Made In?
Balance of Trade
Fast Food Gone Global
Read: Chapter 18-1
Economic Development
Read: Chapter 17-1
Absolute/Comparative
Advantage
Effects of Globalization
Resources
Stock Market Project
Trading Partners
Outsourcing &
American Industry
What do Americans Do?
Read: Chapter 18-2
Globalization
Read: Chapter 18-3
Global Problems
Interdependence
Resources and Trade Activity
Resources and Trade
Interconnected Markets
Unit #3 TEST
Unit #3 Daily Lessons (Subject to change)
**Note: Any assignments NOT completed in class will be considered HOMEWORK**
Daily Activities
Day/Date
Assignments
Stock
Market Sim
Presentation
College
Planning
Portfolio
Resources
Reading
PowerPoint
Mapskills
Writing
Video
Test
Class/Group
Activity
Graphic
Organizer
Reading
Primary
Sources
Research
Notes
Review
Quiz
TRS
Small
Group
Video &
Discussion
Read: Chapter 17-3
Foreign Exchange/Trade Deficits
Read: Chapter 17-2
Barriers to International Trade
Notes and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Video and Discussion
Video and Discussion
Notes and Discussion
Balancing Trade
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Wednesday, Sept. 23
Thursday, Sept. 24
Friday, Sept. 25
Monday, Sept. 28
Tuesday, Sept. 22
Wednesday, Sept. 23