ERIC Number: ED464021
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
Folding Our Way to Productivity. Active Learning Lessons. Economics International.
Baranova, Daira; Bottomoley, Alice; Brock, John; Shappo, Natalia
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; 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 activities; assessment questions; and extension exercises. The lesson also contains three activity sheets. Students become workers with the choice of producing an origami cup or an origami box and participate in two production rounds, one with training and one without training. (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/jan00/jan00.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Council on Economic Education, New York, NY.