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AUGUST

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Syllabus

 

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Which vs. which?

understanding how to make a valid argument

 

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Finish arguments from yesterday

~Lost on the moon activity: How is group work beneficial

 

 

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~Begin looking at estimating large values. Crowd Estimation

 

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Present crowd estimation

"How many M&Ms in the jar?"

 

 

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How many tennis balls will it take to fil the classroom?

 

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Present Tennis Ball questions

 

"How many students attend a Sprayberry home football game?"

Think about assumptions and how to make a plan

 

 

 

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Begin Fermi Project (Click below for rubric)

 

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2nd day of working on Fermi project

 

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Fermi Project Due

 

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Counting Principle. Could we run out of phone numbers?

 

Use counting principle to determine total numbers of area codes and phone numbers in north america

 

 

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Finish "too many numbers" from yesterday

Ratios of tires.  If you put bigger tires on your car, will your speedometer reading be off? Are you speeding?!

 

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Weighted Grade averages: How can you find your grade WITHOUT synergy?

AKA Never having to ask your teacher "what do I need to get on the final to keep a B in the class?"

 

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Mini Quiz: Grades, Tires, and counting principle

 

Readability indices:

 

 

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Readability indices:

What is the grade level of that textbook?  Is it an appropriate level?

 

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Finish up readability lesson from Friday

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UPC bar codes. What makes a code valid?

Click below for rubric for marketing project

 

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Finish working on Marketing project

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Marketing Project Due

 

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Unit 1 Test

 

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Unit 2 Workbook

Unit Question

"What is a fair price to charge for health care?"

Workbook pages p.1-7 

 

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Playing Roulette, what are the chances?

Workbook pages

p.9-12

 

 

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Finish Roulette activity from yesterday

Early Release

 

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Theoretical v. Experimental Probability

Rolling doubles

p. 13-14

 

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Theoretical v. Experimental Probability

Workbook pages 

p. 15-16 (the gamblers fallacy

p.17 (coincidence or causation)

 

 

Carnival Proposals due 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

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Labor Day:

No School!

 

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workbook pages

p. 17-19

 What are the chances?

 

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workbook pages 

"Ask the actuary"

Tree Diagrams (make the sandwich)

p. 20, 23

 

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Pictures of probability

p. 22, p. 25

 

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Lottery expected value P. 34-35

HOMECOMING!

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Hurricane Day

 

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Hurricane Day!

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Lottery Expected value

Pointed rugs p. 39

HW: Finish lotetry expected value p.35-37

 

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One-on-One 

Basketball and expected value p. 41-22

 

 

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QUIZ: Expected Value and Theoretical Probability

p. 48 Aunt Zena's health care

p. 49 determining a fair a price

Pricing for citizens WS (includes expected value essay)

 

Carnival check in: theoretical and expected value due

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Carnival work day!

 

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CARNIVAL DAY!!!

 

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A simpler country

Investigating a fair price for health insurance p. 50-53

 

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A simpler country

Investigating a fair price for health insurance p. 54-56

 

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Carnival reports due!

Unit 2 test!

 

 

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FALL BREAK:

No School!

 

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FALL BREAK:

No School!

 

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FALL BREAK:

No School!

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FALL BREAK:

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FALL BREAK:

No School!

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OCTOBER

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

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"What is research" 

"What is statistics?"

Begin watching "The Imitation game"

 

3

Finish watching "The imitation game"

Journal Question: "How are statistics used to make life and death situations?"

PROJECT RUBRIC! (CLICK BELOW)

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Statistics Vocab! (PPT version)

Statistics Vocab (PDF Version)

 

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Day 1: The question Cycke

"What is Research?"

Can we identify the parts of the research cycle?

Mythbusters (Season 8) "No Pain no Gain"

 

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Finish up Mysthbusters

Observational v. experimental design

 

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Questioning- creating unbiased survey questions

 

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How to choose a sample

Proposal Example

 

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PSAT Day:

Senior breakfast/Senior class picture

 

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Early Release

Proposals due!

 

 

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Quiz!

Cavity Presentations

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Cheat Sheet- How to make graphs in excel

Data sheets for Excel

Data sheets for Excel (2)

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Analyzing graphs (baggie questions)

 

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Mythbusters

"Is Yawning Contagious?"

"Can you slap sense into someone?"

 

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Project Work Day!

 

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finish baggie question graph

 

 

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Report Example (for project)

 

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Prepare for projects!

 

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Projects Due!

Presentations Day 1

 

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Presentations Day 2

 

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Water Mythbusting!

 

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Finance discussion: What do we need to learn about finance?

 

 

 

   

 

NOVEMBER

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
   

 

 

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Comparing Salary, Hourly, and Commission jobs

 

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Finish comparison of salary, hourly and commision jobs

Notes

 

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QUIZ- JOB COMPARISON

 

Future value (learning to save!)

 

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Future value and present value (finish from friday)


notes

 

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Teacher Work Day

 

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QUIZ- Future value and Present value

Using the TVM (time value of money) solver application to determine effects of payments on loans and savings

Notes

 

 

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Frontline- "The Card Game"

 

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Loan v. Lease of a car

 

notes

 

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Credit cards (Analyzing a credit card statement)

notes

 

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Analyzing college options. 2 year/4 year/graduate.  What is the best for you?

 

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Analyzing college options. 2 year/4 year/graduate.  What is the best for you?

 

 

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College Loan Webquest

 

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TVM solver Practice

Choice Board Practice

 

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THANKSGIVING BREAK:

No School!

 

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No School!

 

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THANKSGIVING BREAK:

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THANKSGIVING BREAK:

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Begin budget projects

 

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Work day

 

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Budget Projects due!

 

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Review 

 

   

 

DECEMBER

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Unit 6 Finance Test!

 

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Final Exams!

 

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Final Exams!

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WINTER BREAK:

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