GOOGLE CLASSROOM: qhmqi6j
QUESTION OF THE DAY
At the beginning of class, there will be a “Question of the Day” on the screen (also available right here on the class website). You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren’t sure about what to write, please ask! No credit will be given for late QODs, unless you were absent that day. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday 3/15: Explain the purpose of ADJUSTING entries and CLOSING entries in your own words.
Tuesday 3/16: We are just about half-way done with accounting. How confident are you feeling in your abilities?
Wednesday 3/17 (zoom): No QOD, just zooming!
Thursday 3/18: Briefly review how you can tell whether an adjusting entry is AE, AR, DE, or DR…
Friday 3/19: How did you do getting started on the Absolute Advantage problem yesterday? Is it all coming together for you now?
Monday 3/22a: We are going to start learning about accounting for merchandising businesses. So, what exactly is a MERCHANDISING business?
Monday 3/22b: What is the main difference between merchandising businesses and service businesses?
Thursday 3/25a: What are some of the frequent transactions that a merchandising business probably has? (hint: think about cash transactions and ones on account)
Thursday 3/25b: In your own words, what types of transactions are recorded in a: Purchases Journal? Cash Payments Journal?
Monday 3/29: Last week, we started working with Purchases Journals and Cash Payments Journals … what is one advantage of using these and one challenge?
Thursday 4/1: Today we’re going to continue practicing with the Sales Journal and the Cash Receipts Journal. In your own words, what types of transactions do these two special journals record?
Every week, you will be responsible for finding a recent news article which relates to a relevant business, finance, or entrepreneurship topic. The criteria include:
- A 250-word paragraph that (1) summarizes your article, (2) explains how it relates to class, and (3) provides your own personal reflections on the topic.
- Typed in MS Word or Google Docs and attached to an email.
- Use MLA format for the paper and cite your source.
- No credit will be given if your current event does not meet all of these criteria.
Sample of Current Event in MLA Format
SYLLABUS AND WEEKLY SHEETS
FS Juniors Syllabus 2020-21 Q3
FS Juniors Course Guide 2020-21
FSJ Week 19
FSJ Week 20
FSJ Week 21
FSJ Week 22
FSJ Week 23
FSJ Week 24
FSJ Week 25
FSJ Week 26
FSJ Week 27
FSJ Week 28
FSJ Week 29
Monday 3/15: Accounting Cycle Review and Vicious Cycle
Tuesday 3/16: Xtreme Ski Lessons
Wednesday 3/17 (zoom): Nothing new!
Thursday 3/18: Absolute Advantage (two day project)
Friday 3/19: Finish up project from yesterday!
Monday 3/22a: Merchandising Business Plan
Monday 3/22b: Income Statement for Your Merchandising Business
Thursday 3/25a: PJ CPJ Slim Shady
Thursday 3/25b: Creepy Pete's
Monday 3/29: Ed's Electronics and Simple Simon
Thursday 4/1: Practice PRA SRA and Handy Hal's