Sample Video 58: Economics 1: Explore! Economics

In this video, targeted to students in grades 3-6, we explore how businesses get started,  investigate where ideas for new products and services come from learn how entrepreneurs take their idea and make it a business reality, and see how those new businesses affect our country’s economy. 

 

For more learning resources related to economics and financial literacy, check out the lessons available from St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspapers in Education and from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, our educational partner on this program.

Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 147: Explore! Economics Study Guide

Use this study guide to learn more about the Educate.Today video: Economics 1: Explore! Economics. Contents include a program description, a time-coded program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.

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Teacher Tool 306: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through Drama

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through drama.

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Teacher Tool 307: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through a Graphic Novel

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an arts integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through the creation of a graphic novel.

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