Here's an economics lesson about saving and opportunity cost for use with the book BEATRICE'S GOAT by Page McBrier. Includes both flipchart and notebook files to accompany the lesson.
Virginia 3rd Grade Social Studies SOL Resources - LiveBinder
Tie Dye Coffee Filter Fall Leaves Craft!
"about a group of families in Ghana who each saved a little money, and used the sum as a small loan that each family got to take turns using in order to make money. One small boy had an idea to buy a hen and to sell the eggs.... his idea was successful- more so than he bargained for."
Great Economics Lesson!
Great Social Studies lessons on economics. Alexander, Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday
High School Economics Unit Plan for 1/2 Credit - Layered Soul Homeschool
Here's a lesson on saving, savings goals, opportunity cost, and segregation to accompany the book UNCLE JED'S BARBERSHOP by Margaree King. Includes both flipchart and notebook files to accompany the lesson.
12 Great Books for Teaching Economics (or financial literacy) to primary students: love these books for Kinder, 1st, or 2nd grade!
Reindeer Directed Drawing for Classrooms - such a fun activity! Great for ALL Ages