H.S. Government / Economics

H.S. Government / Economics

Teacher: Barry Teague

Grade Level(s): 11th-12th

Class Cost and Length in Weeks:
$18/week for 16 Weeks*
$25 material fee

Class Size: Min 5 / Max 10


Government (Fall)

This class will explore the American government through a Christian world view. Students will study the American government from its foundation to the present, using the Constitution and current events to understand the functions of our federal government and their role as future voters. 1:00-2:30 on Tuesdays in the Fall.

Economics (Spring)

This one-semester course is designed to help students understand how incentives and information influence the choices people make and how governments influence economic progress.  Students will learn basic economic principles needed to explore and understand such issues as free trade, globalization, inflation, recessions, surpluses and shortages, global warming, energy, stimulus packages. and bailouts.  These topics dominate today’s headlines and are the issues we must understand in order to engage the world around us. 1:00-2:30 on Tuesdays in the Spring.

Each class is a separate, one semester, 16-week class.  Students may register for one or both.  

Curriculum/Required Text(s):
Notgrass: Exploring Government (Current edition-2016 hardcover)
1) Curriculum Package ISBN 13: 978-1609990985
2) Student Review Pack ISBN 13: 978-1609990992

BJU Economics Student Text 3rd Edition
ISBN 13: 978-1606828779

*Please see our Payment Details page for more information.

2020-2021 Schedule

  • Tu - Theatre

    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    11th-12th grade Government (Fall), Economics (Spring)
    Mr. Barry Teague