Assignments & Activities
Available to teachers only as part of the Economic Systems Teacher Pass
Economic Systems Teacher Pass includes:
- Assignments & Activities
- Reading Quizzes
- Current Events & Pop Culture articles
- Discussion & Essay Questions
- Challenges & Opportunities
- Related Readings in Literature & History
Sample of Assignments & Activities
Group Activity: One Act Plays—The Life of John and Jane Doe
In this group exercise your students will consider how people’s lives are shaped by the economic systems in which they live by writing and performing short plays chronicling the lives and deaths of individuals living under different systems....
Group Activity: America’s Mixed Economy
In this group activity, your students will explore the dimensions of America’s mixed economy and come to understand the interplay of private and government actions within it.1. Sort your students into groups and ask them to make a list of...