Assignments & Activities
Available to teachers only as part of the Economic Principles Teacher Pass
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Discussion and Graphing Activity: Production Possibilities and Production Possibility Curves
In this group activity, your students will brainstorm the production possibilities existing within their own classroom and then plot these on a production possibility curve.1. Sort your students into groups. Then tell them to imagine that t...
Statistics Activity: Measuring Economic Growth—Constant versus Current Dollars
1. With your students, review the statistics used to measure the state of the economy. Be sure to emphasize Gross Domestic Product.2. Share these two statistics with your students, and ask them what they reveal about the economy....