Workshop Description

Economics of the Hunger Games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

The GREAT Lynne Stover is back for one night only! Lynne will discuss using the new Hunger Games novel, Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes to teach economics. Workshop participants will gain access to methods and activities they can use to bring economics to their classroom through the world of the Hunger Games.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Nov 10, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Registration Deadline: November 8, 2020
Grade Level: Grade 5, High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

The GREAT Lynne Stover will join us to discuss using the NEW Hunger Games book The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes to teach economic concepts. This workshop is a CAN’T MISS opportunity to grab your students’ attention using the captivating backdrop of the world of Panem and the Hunger Games to teach about economics and personal finance.


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Participants will be emailed information prior to the workshop with a link to the Zoom meeting.

Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
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John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University

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