Welcome to Business Law at William H. Taft High School! Tuesday, January 17, 2006 Welcome to class. Fill out student information sheets. Distribute class syllabus. Wednesday, January 18, 2006 It is ALWAYS EXPECTED that you read the chapter we discuss as homework. Be prepared for pop quizzes on occassion. Read chapter 2 in class and be prepared to discuss it in class on Thursday. Notecards will be required of every chapter (at least 5 3" x 5" cards). Thursday, January 19, 2006 Discuss ethics from chapter 2. Friday, January 20, 2006 Complete discussion of chapter 2 ethics. Begin discussion of chapter 5 on crimes as a background for civil law. Monday, January 23, 2006 Complete discussion of chapter 5 on crimes; begin discussion of chapter 6 on torts. Tuesday, January 24, 2006 Begin discussion of notecards for the class; discuss remifications of ethical/nonethical behavior. Vocabulary quiz over chapter 6 on Friday. Wednesday, January 25, 2006 Discuss how torts differ from crimes; read chapter 6 and begin completing workbook on Lesson 61: Offenses Against Individuals. Thursday, January 26, 2006 Continue discussion of Torts Lesson 61. Review vocabulary from chapter and complete Lesson 61 Review from Workbook. Notecards due for chapter 6 tomorrow. Friday, January 27, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 6. Notecards for chapter 6 due today. Discuss Lesson 62 Intentional Torts, Negligence, and Strict Liability in class. Complete the 62 section in your workbook to be turned in next week. Monday, January 30, 2006 Discuss section 63 in class; complete that section in your workbook for a grade next week. Tuesday, January 31, 2006 Complete all discussion of chapter 6. Turn in workbook on Wednesday with all sections for chapter 6 complete. Study for chapter 6 Study Guide. EXAM TOMORROW. Wednesday, February 1, 2006 Exam over chapter 6 today. Read Chapter 7 for homework. Notecards for chapter 7 are due on Tuesday by the end of class. Thursday, February 2, 2006 Discuss Lesson 71 in class; complete appropriate section in workbook. Read Lessons 72 and 73 for homework. Workbooks will be turned in Friday for chapter 7. Vocabulary quiz for chapter 7 on Wednesday. Friday, February 3, 2006 Discuss Lessons 72 and 73 in class; complete appropriate section in workbook. Turn in workbooks for a grade by end of class. Study the chapter 7 study guide on the network. Exam over chapter 7 on Tuesday. Monday, February 6, 2006 Complete discussion of chapter 7 in class. Exam over chapter 7 tomorrow. Tuesday, February 7, 2006 Exam over chapter 7. Notecards for chapter 7 due today. For homework, read chapter 8. Wednesday, February 8, 2006 Discuss chapter 8 in class; complete section 7 (all lessons) in workbook. Turn in workbooks on Friday for a grade. Notecards for chapter 8 are due on Friday. Vocabulary quiz over chapter 8 on Friday. Thursday, February 9, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 8 tomorrow. Notecards for chapter 8 due tomorrow. Analyze real cases in class today after discussion. Friday, February 10, 2006 Vocab quiz over chapter 8; notecards and workbooks for chapter 8 due today. Complete discussion of chapter 8 over Fraud. Have a good weekend!! Monday, February 13, 2006 Begin chapter 9: Mutual Consideration; Lesson 91 What is Consideration? and Lesson 92 Legal Value and BargainedFor Exchange as time allows. Write your notes in your workbook for a grade; workbooks will be turned in Friday for a grade along with notecards and an exam for chapter 9. Tuesday, February 14, 2006 Workbooks are due for review on Friday; notecards for chapter 9 are due on Friday also. Vocabulary quiz on Thursday over chapter 9. Continue with Lesson 93: When is Consideration Not Required? Wednesday, February 15, 2006 Continue discussion of chapter 9. Vocabulary quiz tomorrow; notecards, workbook and exam over chapter 9 on Friday. Thursday, February 16, 2006 Vocabulary quiz chapter 9. Notecards and workbooks due tomorrow; exam also. Work on answering legal questions with practice case in class. Friday, February 17, 2006 Exam over chapter 9 today. Notecards and workbooks for chapter 9 are due. Monday, February 20, 2006 President's Day. Student Holiday and Staff work day. Tuesday, February 21, 2006 TAKS Testing. Seniors arrive at 12:50 p.m. to auditorium. All others will be testing. Schedules are posted outside Counselor's offices. Wednesday, February 22, 2006 Discuss chapter 10: Law of Capacity, Lessons 101 and 102 as time allows. Prepare notecards which are due on Friday. Notebook check for chapter 10 will be on Friday (this is chapter 9 in your workbook). Vocabulary quiz over chapter 10 tomorrowexam on Friday. Thursday, February 23, 2006 Vocabulary quiz for chapter 10. Review for exam over chapter 10 tomorrow. Friday, February 24, 2006 Exam over chapter 10 today. Read chapter 11: Legality of Contracts for homework. Monday, February 27, 2006 Begin discussion of chapter 11. Vocabulary quiz on Thursday and exam on Friday, March 10 with chapter 12. Notecards for chapter 11 due on Friday. Tuesday, February 28, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 11 on Thursday. Continue discussion of chapter 11. Notecards for chapter 11 due Friday; exam on Friday, March 10 with Chapter 12. Wednesday, March 1, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 11. Exam March 10 with Chapter 12. Friday, March 2, 2006 Exam over chapter 11 next Friday. Notecards for chapter 11 due today. Monday, March 6, 2006 Begin discussion of chapter 12 on Statute of Frauds. For homework, read the chapter. Notecards and workbooks due on Friday for chapter 12 (chapter 11 in workbook). Tuesday, March 7, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 12 on Thursday and Exam on Friday. Wednesday, March 8, 2006 Study for vocabulary quiz tomorrow on Chapter 12. Thursday, March 9, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 12. Exam over chapters 11 and 12 tomorrow. Notecards for chapter 12 and workbook for chapter 12 (11) due tomorrow. Friday, March 10, 2006 Exam over chapters 11 and 12. Notecards for chapter 12 and workbook due today also. Have a great Spring Break! Read chapter 13 for homework. Monday, March 13March 17, 2006 Have a great Spring Break!! Monday, March 20, 2006 Briefly discuss chapter 13. Notecards for chapter 13 and 14 are due on Friday. Workbooks and vocabulary quizzes for chapters 13 and 14 are due on Friday as well. Workbook pages for chapters are: chapter 13  Lesson 111 in workbook; chapter 14  Lesson 112 in workbook. Tuesday, March 21, 2006 Vocabulary quiz for chapter 13 and 14 are on Friday. Study your words NOW. Discuss Contractual Duties:: Transfer of Contractual Obligations and Performance of Duties. Wednesday, March 22, 2006 Complete discussion of chapter 13; begin discussion of chapter 14 on Breach of Contract as time allows. Do not forget notecards, workbook and vocabulary quizzes over chapters 13 AND 14 are due on Friday. Thursday, March 23, 2006 Continue discussion of Breach of Contract. Don't forget due dates tomorrow. Vocabulary quizzes tomorrow also! Friday, March 24, 2006 Vocabulary quizzes over chapters 13 and 14 today. Notecards are due for chapters 13 and 14. Workbook Lessons 111 and 112 for chapters 13 and 14 are due today. Have a great weekend! Monday, March 27, 2006 Begin discussion of chapter 15 today. Work in workbook in Lessons 121 and 122 (in workbook). Vocabulary quiz for chapter 15 will be on Thursday. Notecards and workbook for chapter 15 are due on Friday. Exam over chapters 13 and 14 tomorrow. Chapter 15 exam on Friday. Tuesday, March 28, 2006 Exam over chapters 13 and 14 today. After your exam, continue working on Chapter 15 notecards and workbook in class. Wednesday, March 29, 2006 Continue discussion of chapter 15 today. Workbooks for chapter (13 in workbook) due on Friday. Vocabulary quiz on Thursday and notecards are due on Friday. Thursday, March 30, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 15 today. Workbook and notecards for chapter 15 due tomorrow. Exam on Friday. Friday, March 31, 2006 Notecards due for chapter 15 today. Workbooks for chapter 15 due today. Exam over chapter 15 today. Monday, April 3, 2006 Begin discussion of chapter 16 on Transfer of Ownership and Risk of Loss. Exam over chapter 13 tomorrow. Chapter 16 vocabulary quiz tomorrow. Exam on chapter 16 and notecards for chapter 16 due on Friday. Tuesday, April 4, 2006 Exam chapter 13. Notecards for chapter 16 due on Friday. Wednesday, April 5, 2006 Continue discussion of chapter 16 in class. Notecards due on Friday. Vocabulary quiz tomorrow on chapter 16. Thursday, April 6, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 16. Exam tomorrow on chapter 16 and notecards due tomorrow as well. Friday, April 7, 2006 Exam chapter 16 and notecards due. Monday, April 10, 2006 Read chapter 17 and complete workbook by Thursday; vocabulary quiz and notecards due on Thursday. We will study through this chapter but not test on it. You are responsible for the material for the final exam, however. Tuesday, April 11, 2006 Complete chapter 17 in class. Begin discussion of chapter 19. We will study chapter 19 the same as 17. Complete the workbook portion for chapter 19, vocabulary quiz and notecards will be required. Chapter 19 will be due on Monday, April 17, 2006. Wednesday, April 12, 2006 Continue discussion of chapter 19. Work on project for contract rider in class. Instructions will be given during class period. Vocabulary quiz, notecards and workbooks due for chapter 17 tomorrow. Thursday, April 13, 2006 Vocabulary quiz for chapter 17 today and notecards due. Workbooks are due today also for chapter 17. Friday, April 14, 2006 GOOD FRIDAY HOLIDAY! Have a great Easter!!! Monday, April 17, 2006 Work on the Contract Riders Exercise. Read chapter 19 for homework. Study for vocabulary quiz next week. Notecards will be due NEXT Monday (April 24) for this chapter. Tuesday, April 18, 2006 TAKS: Repeating Seniors will be taking the English Language Assessment as well as 10th graders taking Math TAKS. Report to your class displacements as per the handout from 2nd period. Wednesday, April 19, 2006 Repeating Seniors are taking Math TAKS as well as 11th graders. Report to your class displacements as per the handout. Thursday, April 20, 2006 TAKS: 9th grade Math; 10th, 11th and Repeating Seniors are taking Science TAKS. Report to displaced classes. Friday, April 21, 2006 TAKS: 10th, 11th and repeating seniors are taking Social Studies. Report to displaced classes. Monday, April 24, 2006 Notecards are due for chapter 19. Vocabulary quiz on Chapter 19 on Wednesday. Read chapter 29 on Employment Discrimination. Notecards and vocabulary quiz will be graded for this chapter ONLY. As with Chapter 19, this chapter will be testable on the final, but as vocabulary only. We will discuss today in class. No workbooks on chapter 29. Homework: Read chapter 31 on Forms of Business Organizations. Notecards and workbooks will be due on Thursday. Vocabulary quiz on Thursday for chapter 31. Tuesday, April 25, 2006 Continue discussion of chapter 31 on Forms of Business Organizations. Don't forget vocabulary quiz on chapter 19 tomorrow! Wednesday, April 26, 2006 Vocabulary quiz on Chapter 19 today. Vocabulary quiz on chapter 31 tomorrow. Notecards and workbooks for chapter 31 are due tomorrow also. Thursday, April 27, 2006 Vocabulary quiz on chapter 31 today. Notecards and workbooks for chapter 31 are due. Continue discussion of chapter 31. Friday, April 28, 2006 FIESTA Holiday! Have a great Fiesta! Monday, May 1, 2006 Brief discussion on Chapter 29 Employment Discrimination. Complete chapter 31 discussion. Exam over chapter 31 on Wednesday. Begin Chapter 32 today. Read chapters 32 and 33 this week. On Friday, Notecards for chapters 32 and 33 are due as well as workbooks (lessons 26 chp 32and 27chp 33 in book). Vocabulary quiz over chapter 32 on Thursday. Tuesday, May 2, 2006 Review for exam over chapter 31 tomorrow. As time allows, work on workbooks and notecards in class. Wednesday, May 3, 2006 Exam over chapter 31. Notecards and workbook for chapters 32 and 33 due on Friday. Vocabulary quiz over chapter 32 tomorrow. Thursday, May 4, 2006 Vocabulary quiz over chapter 32 today. Notecards and workbooks for chapters 32 and 33 due tomorrow. Friday, May 5, 2006 Notecards and workbooks for chapters 32 and 33 due today. Continue discussion of chapters. Monday, May 8, 2006 Begin discussion of chapter 33 on Forms of Organization for Small Businesses. Vocabulary quiz tomorrow for chapter 33 (only 6 words). Tuesday, May 9, 2006 Vocabulary quiz covering chapter 33. Discuss chapter in class as well as Sexual Harassment. Wednesday, May 10, 2006 Read chapter 35; read chapters 36 and 37 and make notecards that are due on Monday, May 15. Thursday, May 11, 2006 Complete notecards for chapter 36 and 37 for a grade. Begin reading chapter 39 over Bankruptcy. Complete workbook lessons (last lessons in workbook) and prepare notecards. Friday, May 12, 2006 Continue working on law assignments in class. All assignments are due on Monday, May 15. Monday, May 15, 2006 Notecards for chapters 36 and 37 are due today. Workbook lessons for chapter 39 are due today also.

