Workshop Description

Money Movers: Using Manipulatives to Teach Econ

Gain access to activities designed to get students moving and energized while learning about economics.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Sep 09, 2021
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

This online workshop is packed full of manipulatives and energizing activities designed to get students moving. Gain access to ready-to-use activities you can use to teach your elementary econ SOLs.

Topics covered will include:

  • Complements and substitutes
  • Economic resources/Factors of production
  • Decision-making
  • Producers and consumers
  • How a good goes from farm to table


Additional Information:

See this link for information on JMU's mask and PPE policy for in-person events during COVID:

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

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