Lesson Plans
American Government 1st Q 06.07 Lesson Plans
Week: 10/23/2006 Instructor: Lynn Arndt Academics
Continue C 23 discussion--
Micro/Macro Econonics

Capitalism (Free Enterprise) vs Socialism vs Communism
Finish discussion on the three type of economic systems
Karl Marx Founder of Communism Theory on the economy
Break students into groups of four.

Hand out reading/questions on "Road Trip--the High Price of Oil"
Have students read the article and in their group discuss the questions at the end.
Have groups share the results of their discussions
Hand out three different scenarios to be discussed by groups.
---Scarcity and Choice
---Incentives, Profit and the Entrepreneur
---Actions of Government (Family Leave Act; Minimum Wage; other govt. mandates..
Have groups share the results of their discussions
Finish group discussion sharing

Correct Chapter 23 Worksheet
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