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A Plethora of Decision-Making Tools: Teaching SOL 1-h in K-5

Helping you students be more thoughtful decision-makers – making a choice because the benefits outweigh the costs – has life-long benefits.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Mar 15, 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, Grade 4, Grade 5, Pre-K
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

The 2015 History and Social Science Standards of Learning call on students to demonstrate skills for historical thinking, geographical analysis, economic decision making, and responsible citizenship by using a decision-making models to make informed decisions. (1h) This workshop covers various decision-making models that students should utilize before making a choice.  They include considering the costs and benefits of a choice before the decision is made. Students are also encouraged to think about all the possibilities and consequences before making a choice. This workshop includes copies of the free resources featured 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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