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From Pocahontas to Martin Luther King, Jr.: Teaching the SOL VIPs

Using the VIPs in the 2018 History and Social Science Standards to teach economic concepts.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Feb 13, 2018
3:45 pm - 5:45 pm
JMU Center for Economic Education
220 University Boulevard
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

The very important people featured in the elementary History and Social Science Standards of Learning can help engage students’ interest. The lives of these fascinating historical figures illustrate economic concepts ranging from barter and opportunity cost to saving and investing. This workshop includes interactive lessons for elementary teachers and door prizes.


Instructor: Lynne Stover, Associate Director for Programs
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Lynne Stover, Associate Director for Programs
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University

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