ERIC Number: ED051201
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Elementary School Economics: A Guide for Teachers (Revised).
Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.
GRADES OR AGES: Grades K-7. SUBJECT MATTER: Elementary school economics. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide has a preliminary chapter on economic understandings and a chapter for each grade. Each chapter has eight subdivisions: 1) natural resources, 2) human resources; 3) production of goods and services, 4) distribution of goods and services, 5) consumption of goods and utilization of services, 6) money, 7) taxes, and 8) free enterprise economy. The material is presented in three columns--economic understanding, suggested learning experiences, and suggested resources. The guide is printed and perfect bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Objectives are listed for each grade in the economic understanding column. Detailed activities are included in the column for suggested learning experiences. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Details of books, films, other materials, and resource persons are given in the column on suggested resources. There is also a short bibliography of professional books for the teacher. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: No provision is made for evaluation. (MBM)
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Education, Richmond.