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Math and Economics: Real Life Connections

Discover lesson plans that use readily available, exciting ingredients to whip up active learning activities and exercises related to math and economics.

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Lynchburg College Center for Economic Education

Feb 21, 2018
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lynchburg College – Schewel 207
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten
Potential Recertification Credits: 3

From cell phones to Movie Prices, this workshop combines math and economics in a way that is relevant to your students’ everyday lives, putting an end to the age-old question, “Why do I need to learn this?” Teachers will become better equipped to empower students as effective savers, investors, consumers, producers, and informed citizens while reinforcing the mathematics and social studies economic SOLs. This hands-on, interdisciplinary approach to classroom instruction is sure to enhance student interest, comprehension, and retention.

Curriculum, dinner, and door prizes are included. Lessons covered in this session can help Mini-Economy teachers expand their program.

 


Fee: NO CHARGE


Instructor: Rebecca Booth, Director
Contact Person:
Rebecca Booth, Director
Center for Economic Education
Lynchburg College
434.544.8791
booth.r@lynchburg.edu

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