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    • Thumb image for WIDGET PRODUCTION: Producing More, Using LessResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      WIDGET PRODUCTION: Producing More, Using Less

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from EconEdLink, students examine the impact of increasing productivity on consumers and producers. They explore...
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      Why Does Brett Favre Make $8.5 Million Per Year?

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      In this EconEdLink lesson, students learn how salaries are determined by the market forces of supply and demand. They consider t...
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      Why do we need money? Think about EBay

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      This student reproducible, from an EconEdLink lesson, is a chart on which students record the names of items bartered or receive...
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      Who Knows What Inefficiencies Lurk in the Hearts of Rent Controlled Housing Markets? The Shadow Market Knows!

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics, Calculus, Economics, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from EconEdLink, students explore rent-controlled housing markets. They imagine that they ve just graduated from...
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      Who Is Working? - Unemployment

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      Using this reproducible graph, from an EconEdLink lesson, students show the results from a survey on unemployment.
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      Where Did All the Money Go:?The Great Depression

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Economics
      This EconEdLink lesson, contains an introduction to the whodunit mystery activity about the causes of the Great Depression.
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    • Thumb image for When Human Rights Are Wronged: Designing a "Bill of Human Rights" in the Social Studies Classroom  Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When Human Rights Are Wronged: Designing a "Bill of Human Rights" in the Social Studies Classroom

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, English-Language Arts, World History, American Democracy and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students explore the concept of human rights by examining the arre...
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      When Gas Was a Quarter!

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      In this EconEdLink lesson, students explore why things cost so much more now than they used to. Students use the Consumer Price ...
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    • Thumb image for When Currencies Began to FloatResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When Currencies Began to Float

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, Economics, History-Social Science
      This resource, from the EconEdLink-reviewed Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy Web site, presents an essay on ...
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    • Thumb image for What's Happening in the New Economy?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What's Happening in the New Economy?

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Mathematics, History-Social Science, Economics
      This lesson, from EconEdLink, builds on students' own experiences with chores to explore how productivity has increased the stan...
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    • Thumb image for What Is the International Monetary Fund?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Is the International Monetary Fund?

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, part of the International Monetary Fund Web site, provides a table of contents of basic information about the IMF...
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      What Every Student Should Know About Congress

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, from CongressLink, features the ten most important points about congress that a high school student should know, ...
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      Western Expansion and Reform: In What Year Was the First Election Day?

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This Web page, part of the Jump Back in Time section of the America s Story Web site, describes how Americans observed the f...
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      War-Making: The Use of a Congressional Power

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students understand the sharing of powers between the Executive and Legislative branches in t...
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      Wages and Me

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      In this EconEdLink lesson, students explore wage rates in their potential careers. The forces of supply and demand are key to de...
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      U.S. Senate Rejects Minimum Wage Bill

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This lesson, from EconEdLink, addresses the minimum wage. In a recent vote, the Senate voted to reject a $1 increase in the fede...
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    • Thumb image for U.S. Senate Mulls over Bankruptcy LegislationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      U.S. Senate Mulls over Bankruptcy Legislation

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from EconEdLink, students learn about credit card debt, bankruptcy, loans, interest rates, and financial literac...
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      U.S. Elections

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource provides an extensive list of links to U.S. election-related Web sites. Included are statistics for presidential e...
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    • Thumb image for US and EU Go Bananas over TradeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      US and EU Go Bananas over Trade

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Mathematics, Economics, American Democracy, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, from EconEdLink, students learn about trade disputes through a study of the "Banana War," They develop an unders...
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    • Thumb image for UnemploymentResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Unemployment

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Economics, History-Social Science
      This EconEdLink-reviewed resource, from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, provides a graph and chart of unemployment data for pers...
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