ERIC Number: ED420590
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Our Nation: Guide for Consultants and Teachers [and] Student Materials.
Junior Achievemnt, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO.
This document consists of two booklets, one for teachers and one for students. These booklets are part of the Elementary School Program of Junior Achievement, Inc. where students learn about their roles as individuals, workers, and consumers. The booklets are designed to provide practical information about people, businesses, and services in a typical community. A program guide and suggestions on how to conduct each lesson are included. The lessons include: (1) "Organization"; (2) "Management"; (3) "Production"; (4) "Marketing"; and (5) "Sales Presentations." The student materials are accompanied by: a letter for parents; a card identifying individual businesses; five cards identifying key business concepts--marketing, price, profit, advertising, and the consumer; a "Business Journal"; a "Certificate of Achievement"; and a glossary. (EH)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Community, Decision Making, Economics, Economics Education, Elementary Education, Instructional Materials, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Social Studies, Teaching Guides
Junior Achievement, Inc., One Education Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80906.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Junior Achievemnt, Inc., Colorado Springs, CO.