ERIC Number: ED464017
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Centuries of Economic Growth--From Feathers to Robotics. Active Learning Lessons. Economics International.
Bullock, Angela; Paul, Sara; Yevgushchenko, Anzhela; Yotkova, Vesselka
This lesson plan was developed through "Economics International," an international program to help build economic education infrastructures in the emerging market economies. It provides a lesson description; appropriate age level; economic concepts; content standards and benchmarks; related subject areas; instruction objectives; time required for completion; materials needed; a detailed step-by-step procedure for classroom implementation; closure questions; an assessment exercise; and extension exercises. The lesson contains two visuals and two activities. Students read scenarios about the production of bibles over five historical time periods and then work to analyze factors that impact economic growth. (BT)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Curriculum Enrichment, Economics, Economics Education, High Schools, Social Studies, Student Educational Objectives
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Council on Economic Education, New York, NY.