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Buy and Hold: A Stock Market Simulation

In this economics lesson, students will learn how the stock market works by participating in a historical simulation.
Key Concepts: Financial Investments, Financial Markets, Risk and Return
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Lights, Camera, Budget!

In this economics activity, students answer personal finance questions to earn money to produce a movie.
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Financial Investments
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Wealth not Cash

In this personal finance lesson, students will learn why wealth is the essential feature of a successful financial life.
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Income, Money
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Production Possibilities Curve

In this economics lesson, students will use a production possibilities curve to learn about scarcity and opportunity cost.
Key Concepts: Choice, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Scarcity
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The Supply and Demand of Toy Fads

In this economics lesson, students will examine the market responses to two different toys.
Key Concepts: Demand, Markets and Prices, Supply
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Where Does the Price of Pizza Come From?

In this economics lesson, students will examine data for buyers and sellers to learn how prices emerge in a market.
Key Concepts: Demand, Markets and Prices, Supply
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The Unemployment Game

In this economics lesson, students will participate in a labor market to learn about unemployment rate.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment
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What Is Money? Why Does It Have Value?

In this economics lesson, students will learn about the history of money and its 5 characteristics.
Key Concepts: Money, Trade, Exchange and Interdependence
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Everyday Opportunities

In this economics lesson, students will use decision-making to learn the costs associated with decisions.
Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Opportunity Cost
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The Five Stages of Investing

In this personal finance lesson, students learn to apply the investing stages to life situations.
Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Financial Investments, Risk and Return
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Capital Investments: Human vs. Physical

In this economics lesson, students will assess their strength in soft skills through a written conversation.
Key Concepts: Human Capital, Opportunity Cost
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Do I Look Like I’m Made of Money?

In this economics lesson, students will learn the importance of money as a medium of exchange.
Key Concepts: Human Capital, Income, Money
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Tic Tac Taxes

In this economics lesson, students will learn about taxes and the reason for taxes.
Key Concepts: Taxes
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Hutchins Center Explains

In this economics series of articles, The Hutchins Center Explains current debates and key concepts in fiscal and monetary policy.
Key Concepts: Fiscal Policy, Monetary Policy
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