Workshop Description

Elmo-Nomics! Using Sesame Street to Teach Econ

Combine student’s love of Elmo and Big Bird with the world of economics and personal finance!

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Apr 16, 2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Kindergarten, Pre-K
Potential Recertification Credits: 1

Explore ways to use the world of Sesame Street to teach students about goods and services, producers and consumers, productive resources and more!

Teachers will gain activities using books and videos from 123 Sesame Street to bring the world of econ and personal finance to life.  Don’t miss this chance to use everyone’s favorite street to help grab your student’s attention for your next econ lesson!


Fee: NO CHARGE


Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Contact Person:
John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University
540.568.3248
kruggejb@jmu.edu

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