In this assignment, students will apply their knowledge regarding economic theories of Hayek, Keynes and Friedman in short written responses. This enables students to synthesize and apply knowledge while mastering communication skills required for social studies.
I have found that this assignment allows students to really engage in a challenging assignment that requires thinking as well as application of content. By the end of this assignment, students understand what is needed to produce a well written paragraph at the grade 10 level.
I do have a full rubric available for all scenarios, if requested.
***** I teach my Alberta High School Social Studies courses thematically, mixing outcomes from all Related Issues and Skills/Processes. This is based on Economic Globalization and all outcomes related to that theme.