Workshop Description

Using Children’s Literature to Teach K-5 Economics & Personal Finance

Make economics and personal finance instruction relatable to elementary students using children’s literature.

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Virginia Tech Center for Economic Education

Aug 04, 2022
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Grade Level: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Kindergarten
Potential Recertification Credits: 3

This interactive, online workshop will review basic economic and personal finance content taught in Virginia’s K-5 Standards of Learning.  Teachers will practice integrating economic and personal finance concepts, skills, and decision-making tools into their social studies and children’s literature instruction.  Classroom-ready, active-learning lessons included.



Additional Information:

Zoom link will be emailed to registered participants prior to the workshop.

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

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