Do your students know their numbers?

May 24, 2019

The following videos are a samples from Introductory Financial Accounting for Business 2e. The actual videos are housed in Connect and have closed captions and include assessment quizzes. There is a video like the ones below for every learning objective in the book....

August 3, 2018

Quick example to highlight to importance of knowing your numbers.

July 17, 2018

Instructor Notes

Before you introduce internal controls make sure your students understand the types of problems they are trying to solve. This simple case gets students thinking about problems businesses face and possible solutions. Once students spend some time coming...

July 17, 2018

Instructor Notes

The concept of revenue recognition is critical to understanding accrual accounting. This is a great case to start chapter 2 before there is any discussion of accrual accounting. Up until this point, students have only been exposed to cash transactions w...

July 12, 2018

Instructor Notes

Students often struggle to understand that inventory cost flow (i.e. FIFO / LIFO) is an accounting treatment and has nothing to do with the actual flow of goods. This simple case is a great way to illustrate the problem of accounting for inventory and h...

July 12, 2018

Instructor Notes

Before getting into the details of depreciation methods, it is useful to have students think a little about why we depreciate long-term assets. The case helps reinforce how accrual accounting matches expenses to revenues and the purpose of matching in t...

July 11, 2018

Instructor Notes

Even though this case deals with the first learning objective in Chapter 1, it works best to introduce it at the end of the chapter. The goal of this case is for students to identify how financial reporting needs differ depending of the type of entity....

Please reload

Featured Teaching Post
Please reload

Please reload

Featured Case

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload