Grade K-2, 3-5
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Upcoming Webinar

Money Movers: Engaging Economics for K- 3: Economics and Children’s Literature

Updated: August 11 2021

Objective

Teachers will be able to:

  • Learn how to use books to teach age- appropriate lessons and activities based on the featured economic concepts.
  • Gain access to resources with instructions on how to reproduce and apply ideas.

Standards

In this economics webinar, see how to tie children’s literature into the Money Movers unit.

Description

Featuring new titles such as “Keeping the City Going” and “Someone Builds the Dream,” and classics like “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs,” these books may be used as stand-alone lessons, content extensions or enrichment activities.

We will review basic economic concepts such as specialization, interdependence, choices, productive resources and goods and services.

This session will be hosted on Zoom.  Register at the link below (you will be directed away from EconEdLink).