Baseball: Stadium Consultants

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  • Aug 20 2010 2:06 PM

    David Melton

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In this PBS lesson, the class forms a business partnership of stadium consultants. Each student consultant has been called in to analyze the attendance and ticket prices of one Major League Baseball stadium. They make recommendations regarding the price of tickets, players' salaries, whether or not to build a dome over the stadium for rainy day play, and other issues.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: History-Social Science, Economics, Mathematics, Calculus

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning