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Using Economics & Personal Finance to Teach Children’s Literature

Make economics and personal finance relevant to elementary students’ lives using children’s literature.

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Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education

Nov 16, 2021
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten
Potential Recertification Credits: 3

Teachers will use popular children’s literature to teach basic economic and personal finance concepts and skills taught in Virginia’s K-5 Standards of Learning.  Classic and new literature books will be featured that are funny, timely, and diverse.  Accompanying online and in-person lessons included.



Instructor: Dr. Cheryl Ayers
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Dr. Cheryl Ayers
Center for Economic Education
Virginia Tech

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