Retired Navy SEAL and Admiral William McRaven's #1 NY Times Bestselling book "Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life" is a great book for teaching and discussing CHARACTER as well as using context clues to determine definitions of
Real world two-week project: With personal finance becoming more and more of a focus in our schools, my fellow social science teachers and I created this project for our junior level economics classes.
Students learn everything from choosing
This worksheet is designed for a mini-Socratic Seminar, where the students share a current event article in small groups. The worksheet is designed to be used for non-fictional reading in any class and to guide the reading and discussion along.
Before this video guide activity, students learn about the determinants of supply and demand, monopolies, and the role that competition plays in a market economy.
The History Channel series "The Men Who Built America" is required for this
After discussing the major economic goals in the U.S. Economy, students learn that not every goal can be met. When one goal is chosen, another may be given up. There is an opportunity cost to each decision.
This activity requires students to