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May 9-13
Semester Review

May 2-6
Review chapters 1-7
PBS Video “Mind Over Money”

April 26-29
Chapter 7 Finance Business Activities
7.3 Equity Financing: Stock
        1. Describe the types of capital stock sold by corporations
        2. Explain the process for issuing stock
7.4 Stock and Bond Markets
        1. Identify the activities involved with stock market transactions
        2. Explain the purpose of a mutual fund
        3. Describe the factors that affect bonds values
April 18-21
Chapter 7 Finance Business Activities
7.1 Financing Choices
        1. Explain short-term financing alternatives
        2. Compare debt and equity financing
7.2 Debt Financing: Bonds
        1. Describe the main types of government and corporate bonds
        2. Explain activities associated with issuing bonds
April 11-15
Chapter 6 Long-Term Financial Activities
6.1 Capital Projects
        1. Describe types of capital projects used in business
        2. Explain factor4s that affect capital spending decisions
6.2 Capital Budgeting Process
        1. Discuss the steps in the capital budgeting process.
        2. Explain factors that affect the cost of capital.
6.3 Capital Project Analysis
        1. Describe tools used to analyze capital projects.
        2. Explain factors that influence capital project decisions.
6.4 Business Expansion Strategies
        1. Explain business growth and expansion actions.
        2. Identify actions for reducing global business risks.
April 4 – April 8
Tuesday Video
Thursday continue chapter 6
March 28 – April 1
Chapter 6 Long-Term Financial Activities
6.1 Capital Projects
        1. Describe types of capital projects used in business
        2. Explain factor4s that affect capital spending decisions
6.2 Capital Budgeting Process
        1. Discuss the steps in the capital budgeting process.
        2. Explain factors that affect the cost of capital.
6.3 Capital Project Analysis
        1. Describe tools used to analyze capital projects.
        2. Explain factors that influence capital project decisions.
6.4 Business Expansion Strategies
        1. Explain business growth and expansion actions.
        2. Identify actions for reducing global business risks.
March 21-25
Continue Chapter 5 Short-Term Financial Activities
March 14-16
Chapter 5 Short-Term Financial Activities
5.1 Cash Budget and Working Capital
        1. Explain the steps involved in developing a cash budget.
        2. Identify the elements of working capital
5.2 Inventory Management
        1. Describe the types of inventory for a company.
        2. Identify costs associated with inventory and manufacturing.
5.3 Payroll Management
        1. Describe compensation methods used by companies.
        2. Explain activities associated with preparing the payroll.
5.4 Credit Sales and Receivables
        1. Explain the elements of a credit policy
Week 10 March 7-11 End of third quarter
Chapter 4 Review and Test
Week 9 February 28-March 4
Chapter 4 Maintain and Analyze Financial Records
Lesson 4-1 Accounting Principles and Practices Pages 102–109
Goals
      Identify important accounting activities and procedures.
      Recognize assumptions, principles, and professional practices that guide
        accountants’ work.
Lesson 4-2 Maintain and Use Financial Records Pages 110–116
Goals
      Describe the importance of accurate, complete, and secure financial records for a
        business.
      Discuss important uses and users of a business’ financial records.
Lesson 4-3 Financial Management Analysis Tools Pages 117–123
Goals
      Identify the primary purpose and activities of financial management.
      Describe important tools used in financial management.
Lesson 4-4 Financial Analysis and Decision Making Pages 124–133
Goals
 Recognize financial ratios used to analyze the financial condition of a business.
 Discuss how ratios aid in financial decision making.
Week 8 February 22-25
Chapter 3 Review and Test
Week 7 February 14-15
Review Chapter 3, Stock update, read and reflect
Week 6 February 7-11
Chapter 3 Financial Management Planning
     1. Develop a Financial Budget
            A. Recognize the purpose of budgeting and types of financial budgets
            B. Understand the process for developing a financial budget.
     2. Interest and Time Value of Money
            C. Discuss how interest rates affect investment decisions.
            D. Understand how to calculate the time value of money on investments and
        loans.
Chapter 3 section questions and crossword

Week 5 January 31 – February 4
Chapter 3 Financial Management Planning
    1. Business Financial Goals
            A. Describe the three primary financial goals of businesses.
            B. Identify the characteristics of effective financial goals.
    2. Understand Financial Statements
            C. Explain the purpose and elements of a balance sheet, income statement,
            cash flow statement
Chapter 3 section questions
Week 4 January 24-28
Chapter 2 Review and Test
Read and Reflect “Is College Athletics A Sweatshop?”
Week 3 January 18-21
Tuesday
Chapter 2 Financial Environment of Business
Section 2 Legal Forms of Business – Discusses the forms of business ownership and the
financial implications of ownership types.
    1. Recognize differences in the legal forms of business ownership and organization.
    2. Explain financial implications of the business ownership decisions.
Section 3 Types of Financial Markets – Explains the purpose, structure, and types of
financial markets.
    1. Discuss the purpose and general structure of financial markets.
    2. Describe the major types of financial markets.
Thursday
Section 4 Global Financial Activities – Discusses the importance of global business and
the types of international financial activities.
    1. Recognize the importance of global business.
    2. Identify several types of international financial activities.
Week 2 January 10-14
Tuesday
Chapter 1 Review
Thursday
Chapter 2 Financial Environment of Business
Section 1 Basic Economic System and Principles – Describes principles of economics and
how economic decisions are made.
    1. Identify and describe basic economic principles.
    2. Discuss how economic decisions are made.
Section 2 Legal Forms of Business – Discusses the forms of business ownership and the
financial implications of ownership types.
    3. Recognize differences in the legal forms of business ownership and organization.
    4. Explain financial implications of the business ownership decisions.
Thursday
Section 3 Types of Financial Markets – Explains the purpose, structure, and types of
financial markets.
    3. Discuss the purpose and general structure of financial markets.
    4. Describe the major types of financial markets.
Section 4 Global Financial Activities – Discusses the importance of global business and
the types of international financial activities.
    3. Recognize the importance of global business.
    4. Identify several types of international financial activities.
Week 1 January 3-7
Monday
Chapter 1 Financial Fundamentals
Notes, Review questions page 10
Section 1.1 Finance in Society
    1. Describe the role of finance in the economy.
    2. Identify types of financial markets
Wednesday
Section 1.2 Personal Financial Decisions
    1. Describe the role of finance in the economy
    2. Identify types of financial markets
    3. Explain the personal financial decisions
    4. describe common personal financial decisions
Section 3 Business Financial Activities
    1. Describe financial institutions commonly used by businesses and consumers.
    2. Explain the sources and uses of funds of business.
Friday
Section 4 Government Finances
    1. Describe financial institutions commonly used by businesses and consumers
    2. Explain the sources and uses of funds of business
    3. Identify government financial activities
    4. Describe sources of government funds
Chapter 1 summary pages 26-31
Reading and Reflection
May 10-14
Monday
Video “Untold Wealth” http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232?video=1157133460&play=1
Wednesday
Video “The Entrepreneurs” http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232/?video=1335674183&play=1
Friday
Final Test Review

May 3-7
Tuesday
Chapter 9 Customer Credit
9.1 Credit Principles and Practices
9.2 Offer and Use Credit
9.3 Collection Procedures and Legal Requirements
Assignment Page 272 1-5, Page 282 1-5, Page 289 1-5, Page 291 1-16
Chapter 9 w/s
Thursday
Review Chapter 9
Video “Cruise Inc Big Money on the High Seas” http://www.cnbc.com/id/29139914
April 26-30
Monday
Chapter 8 review w/s
Wednesday
Early dismissal
Video “Mind Over Money” http://video.pbs.org/video/1479100777/
Friday
Finish video

April 19-23
Tuesday
Chapter 8 Financial Institutions and Banking Services
8.1 Banks and Other Financial Institutions
         1. Describe the history and development of banking in the United States
         2. Explain the organization and activities of commercial banks and other financial
institutions.
Assignment: Notes and 1-4 page 241
8.2 financial Services
         1. Describe financial services commonly used by consumers.
         2. Identify types of commercial banking services.
Assignment: Notes and 1-5 page 249
Thursday
8.3 International Banking
        1. Describe the development of international banking activities
        2. Identify organizations that assist with international finance activities.
Assignment: Notes, 1-4 page 257 and 1-14 page 259
April 12-16
Monday
Chapter 7 Finance Business Activities
7.1 Financing Choices
        1. Explain short term financing alternatives.
        2. Compare debt and equity financing
Page 203 1-4
7.2 Debt Financing: Bonds
        1. Describe the main types of government and corporate bonds.
        2. Explain activities associated with issuing bonds.
Page 210 1-4
7.3 Equity Financing: Stock
        1. Describe the types of capital stock sold by corporations
        2. Explain the process for issuing stock
Page 216 1-4
Wednesday
(Advisory)
7.4 Stock and Bond Market
        1. Identify the activities involved with stock market transactions.
        2. Explain the purpose of a mutual fund.
        3. Describe the factors that affect bonds values.
Page 225 1-4
Friday
Chapter 7 Test
April 5-9
Tuesday
Chapter 6 Test
Thursday
Dakota Step testing
Mar. 29 – April 2
Monday
6.3 Capital Project Analysis
        1. Describe tools used to analyze capital projects.
        2. Explain factors that influence capital project decisions.
6.4 Business Expansion Strategies
        1. Explain business growth and expansion actions.
        2. Identify actions for reducing global business risks.
Assignment page 186 1-4 and 191 1-4, page 193 1-16
Wednesday
Review Chapter 6 page 194 17-22
Mar. 22-26
Tuesday
Chapter 6 Long-Term Financial Activities
Chapter terms, and study guide 1-25
Thursday
6.1 Capital Projects
        1. Describe types of capital projects used in business
        2. Explain factor4s that affect capital spending decisions
6.2 Capital Budgeting Process
        1. Discuss the steps in the capital budgeting process.
        2. Explain factors that affect the cost of capital.
Assignment page 175 1-4 and 181 1-4
Study Guide 26,27
Mar. 15-18
Tuesday
Review Chapter 5
Chapter 5 Test
Thursday
         rd
End of 3 Quarter
Mar. 8-11
Tuesday
Chapter 5 Short-Term Financial Activities
5.1 Cash Budget and Working Capital
        1. Explain the steps involved in developing a cash budget.
        2. Identify the elements of working capital
5.2 Inventory Management
        1. Describe the types of inventory for a company.
        2. Identify costs associated with inventory and manufacturing.
Thursday
5.3 Payroll Management
        1. Describe compensation methods used by companies.
        2. Explain activities associated with preparing the payroll.
5.4 Credit Sales and Receivables
        1. Explain the elements of a credit policy
        2. Describe accounts receivable management.
Mar. 1-5
Monday
Chapter 4 PowerPoint Notes
Wednesday
Chapter 4 Test
Friday
PBS Video America’s Economy Reformed http://video.pbs.org/video/1290388692/
Feb 22-26
Tuesday
Chapter 4 Maintain and Analyze Financial Records
Lesson 4-1 Accounting Principles and Practices Pages 102–109
Goals
      Identify important accounting activities and procedures.
      Recognize assumptions, principles, and professional practices that guide
        accountants’ work.
Lesson 4-2 Maintain and Use Financial Records Pages 110–116
Goals
      Describe the importance of accurate, complete, and secure financial records for a
        business.
      Discuss important uses and users of a business’ financial records.
Thursday
Lesson 4-3 Financial Management Analysis Tools Pages 117–123
Goals
      Identify the primary purpose and activities of financial management.
      Describe important tools used in financial management.
Lesson 4-4 Financial Analysis and Decision Making Pages 124–133
Goals
 Recognize financial ratios used to analyze the financial condition of a business.
 Discuss how ratios aid in financial decision making.
Feb 16-19
Wednesday
Substitute;
Frontline Video “Digital Nation” http://video.pbs.org/video/1402987791/
Friday
Review Chapter 3 Test
Chapter 4 Maintain and Analyze Financial Records
Feb. 8-12
Monday
    3. Develop a Financial Budget
            A. Recognize the purpose of budgeting and types of financial budgets
            B. Understand the process for developing a financial budget.
    4. Interest and Time Value of Money
            E. Discuss how interest rates affect investment decisions.
            F. Understand how to calculate the time value of money on investments and
        loans.
Wednesday
Review Chapter 3
Friday
Chapter 3 Test
Feb. 1-5
Tuesday
Make up work
Thursday
Jan. 25-29
Monday
Chapter 2 Summary and Study Guide
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Symbol_Regions_of_the_World_circa_2006.png
Wednesday
Chapter 2 Review
Friday
Chapter 2 Test
Jan. 19-22
Tuesday
Jan. 11-15
Tuesday
Chapter 1 summary pages 26-31, chapter 1 study guide
Thursday
Chapter 1 Test



Chapter 5 Short-Term Financial Activities
5-1 Cash Budget and Working Capital
     Explain the steps involved in developing a cash budget
     Identify the elements of working capital
5-2 Inventory Management
     Describe the types of inventory for a company
     Identify costs associated with inventory and manufacturing

				
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