Mr. Jed Whetten

In this one semester course we will study the fundamental theories of microeconomics and macroeconomics. We also will study different investment options. The course will prepare students for introductory college business economics courses as well as understanding the basic operations of businesses.

Course Name: Economics
Course #: SS57
Grade Level: 12th
# of Credits: One (1)

This course is required for graduation.  This course requires students to think analytically.  The first six weeks are devoted to fundamental economic concepts such as scarcity, opportunity cost and supply and demand.  The next six weeks focus primarily on micro-economic concepts as well as consumer economics.  The last six weeks focus is macroeconomic fundamentals such as monetary and fiscal policy as well as inflation, employment and economic growth. 

Welcome to the wonderful world of Economics

Mr. Whetten – Room 284

Office Hours- 6:45-7:50 M-T, Th-Fri., lunch, & by appointment

Phone # 480-472-8129



Daily Experience

Lecture and activities



Economics Homework

Chapter Article Assignments








Required Class Materials

1" 3-ring binder with lined paper

Pen or pencil every day

highlighter and colored pencils, crayons, or markers