ERIC Number: ED459099
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Holiday Market Basket Information. Lesson Plan.
This lesson plan involves the calculation of a price index using a fictitious market basket for holiday celebrations. The lesson plan provides a content objective; cites an economic standard; gives background information; lists materials needed; details the lesson agenda; and suggests closure. Attached are a "12 Days of Christmas Gifts' Price Index" and an "Eight Nights of Chanukah Activity." (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Consumer Education, Cost Indexes, Economics, Economics Education, High Schools, National Standards, Social Studies
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Foundation for Teaching Economics, San Francisco, CA.