ERIC Number: ED404250
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Elementary Economics: A Bibliography for Teachers, Grades K-6. Expanded Version.
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, IL.
This publication is an annotated bibliography that focuses on teaching elementary students the basics of economics. Most of the materials presented in this publication are supplements and have been developed by companies or educational professionals of the national economic education network. The importance of economics today must begin by introducing the basics to elementary students in order to give them a good foundation understanding. This booklet offers teachers ideas and examples of forms and topics that may be used in their classroom. The topics or content areas covered are the basic economic problem, measurement of the economy, government, economic systems, financial systems, market system, social studies, reading, language arts, science, and mathematics. The appendix includes an outline of the economic content areas and the evaluation form. (JAG)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Business Education, Economics, Elementary Education, Elementary School Curriculum, Government (Administrative Body), Language Arts, Mathematics Instruction, Social Studies
Economic Education Specialist, Public Affairs Dept., Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, P.O. Box 834, Chicago, IL 60690-0834.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, IL.
Note: For earlier version, see ED 316 490.