ERIC Number: ED464020
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Gross Domestic Pizza. Active Learning Lessons. Economics International.
Zaleskiene, Irena; Venger, Anatoly; MacDonald, Rich; Davis, Debbie
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 for classroom implementation; closure questions; assessment exercises; and extension exercises. The lesson also contains a visual and three activity sheets. The lesson explores how gross domestic product (GDP) is determined and discusses its major components. (BT)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Curriculum Enrichment, Economics, Economics Education, Junior High Schools, 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/nov99/nov99.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Council on Economic Education, New York, NY.