ERIC Number: ED464019
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Clothes from Grain--A Miracle or a Problem? Active Learning Lessons. Economics International.
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; instructional objectives; time required for lesson completion; materials needed; a detailed step-by-step procedure; closure questions; assessment exercises; extension exercises; and four activity sheets. Students read two fables about entrepreneurs who buy grain and turn the grain into clothing or resell the grain and use the proceeds to import clothing. (BT)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Curriculum Enrichment, Economics, Economics Education, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Student Educational Objectives
National Council on Economic Education, 1140 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036. Tel: 800-338-1192 (Toll Free); e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. For full text: http://www.economicsintl.org/pubs/lessons/aug99/august99.htm l.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Council on Economic Education, New York, NY.