ERIC Number: ED474572
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Fixitup Faucet Company's Overseas Move. 12th Grade Lesson. Schools of California Online Resources for Education (SCORE): Connecting California's Classrooms to the World.
Harris, Judy; Jacobson, Edy
This lesson asks 12th grade students to imagine that they are special assistants to the Undersecretary of Commerce for a foreign country who must answer a letter from a U.S. company planning to move its manufacturing operations overseas. The lesson also asks them to design a business brochure that will convince the company to come to their country. How the task will be accomplished is detailed in the lesson in a three step procedure that provides information to help the students write the letter and fashion the brochure. The teacher notes section describes the grade level and unit, California state social studies content standards, historical and social science analysis skills, lesson purpose, length of lesson, special materials needed, special instructions, and evaluation methods. Contains a list of 24 online and library resources. (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Economics Education, Financial Support, Free Enterprise System, Globalization, Grade 12, High Schools, Pamphlets, Persuasive Discourse, Simulation, Social Studies, State Standards, Student Research, Writing Assignments
Schools of California Online Resources for Education, San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools, 601 North East Street, San Bernardino, CA 92410-3093. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://score.rims.k12.ca.us.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: San Bernardino County Superintendent of Schools, CA.
Identifiers - Location: California