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Using Children’s Literature to Teach Economics

Economics Lessons Made Easy with Storytelling…

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University of Lynchburg Center for Economic Education

Sep 26, 2017
8:30 am - 9:45 am
Lynchburg College – Thompson 212
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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In-Service: Lynchburg College - Pre-Service Teachers
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten
Potential Recertification Credits: 1

Discover how a collection of children’s stories can give your classroom an instant economic boost at an early age and all while infusing more reading comprehension and language art skills into your everyday instruction. This workshop features active lessons and hands-on activities concerning earning an income, saving for future purchases, spending, and the essential skill of decision-making.


Instructor: Rebecca Booth, Director
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Rebecca Booth, Director
Center for Economic Education
University of Lynchburg

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