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This Full Semester Economics bundle is perfect for the teacher that has been given a new prep. All the videos will be included for PPT’s/Keynotes. It provides you with multiple options for teaching Economics with lots of resources to mix it up!

Bundle Perks

- 4 different ways to teach the material
- Dropbox and Google Drive lifetime FREE updates and any new products
- Email support for any questions you may have
- 24+ years of experience in the classroom
- New lessons are added frequently, giving you even more variety and options

Includes Future Access to:
- Homeschool version
- New PPT's for each chapter
- New activities for each chapter

Here is what is included:

Directions
A thorough breakdown of the items included in this bundle and how to efficiently use them. *Recently updated

Intro to Semester
Syllabus, Weekly Schedule, and Monthly Plans outlining what I teach and when I teach it.

Personal Finance Bundle
A. Personal Finance in Bitesize
- 21 Lessons
- Lesson Plan - 2 separate version - printable long view - chart for the week
- PPT overview ( 2 slides)
- Teacher guide
- Handouts
- 3 situations to go over with the students
- Bonus: Dave Ramsey clip to share with the students

B.Financial Fitness
22 Lessons on a variety of topics

C. Learning from the Market / Personal Finance
This will go with the stock market but also has some good info on personal finance as well.

D. Financial Fitness Lesson
Great one day lesson on the rule of 72

E. Personal Finance Assessment
31 question personal finance assessment with the key.

F. Personal Finance Game
Cash Crunch Dominoes is a fun and exciting way to learn about money. (NEW)

G. Additional Personal Finance Resources
1. Every Dollar Guide to budgeting from Dave Ramsey
2. H&R Block Dollars and Sense Lessons – 5 lessons
3. 101 Ways to build wealth – This is a money magazine article that is good food for thought for the students.
4. Personal Finance Links - 69 links from the South Dakota Department of education.
5. The Turtle and the Hare financial fable – this is just a fun analogy of how we should be investing our money.

Common Core Economics
25 Common Core Economics lessons with PPT/Keynotes with quizzes and final and review sheet. I also just added google slide versions of all PPT/Keynotes.

We the Economy
20 short 5-8 minute films that deal with a variety of topics from Economics. Bundle includes video guides with answer keys. This would be a great follow up to any of the units in the book. (from folder #5)

Economics Direct Teaching
Chapters broken up into Micro and Maco with tests/quizzes and videos included plus a semester final. For each PPT I have also included a student note-taking guide to keep the students focused on what is being taught. ( NEW PPT's are completed)

1. Micro
This is the collection of chapters that focus on the smaller parts of the economy. Each chapter includes a direct teaching component, videos from the PPT, lessons, and quizzes that go with each chapter. With each chapter, I typically use Mondays for Current Events and then spend 3 days of the week on the teaching and Fridays is for quizzes and working on projects or books that are being read.

2. Macro
This is a collection of chapters dealing with the chapter as a whole. Each chapter includes a direct teaching component, videos from the PPT, lessons, and quizzes that go with each chapter. With each chapter, I typically use Mondays for Current Events and then spend 3 days of the week on the teaching and Fridays is for quizzes and working on projects or books that are being read.

3. Semester Final
Includes review sheet and final and review sheet.

4. Econ Daily Lecture / Activities
This is a very simple version of the Micro/Macro activities from above. I would consider doing this with a workshop or Special Ed class.

5. 20 Additional Lessons
Not sure where I got this but it is a good supplement to what I am doing in case I need something quick to support the chapter I am teaching

6. Visual Representation
This is a great way to get students engaged in the chapter and takes 20-25 minutes.  

7. Economics Projects
These are 10 projects to be used during the course of the semester. There is no way to do all of them but you can pick and choose which best fits your students.
1. Stock Project
2. Board Game Project
3. Khan Academy Entrepreneurship Project
4. Entrepreneur Project
5. The Gift Assignment
6. Economics Book Writing Project
7. Performance Task
8. Portfolio Project
9. Theme Park Project
10. Blog Project
11. Job Shadow Project
12. Resume Project

8. Reflection of the semester
Final write up on the semester.

9. Resume and Cover letter
A how-to guide to writing a resume and a cover letter. This goes with the portfolio project.

10. Economics Brain Teasers
Just fun things for students to think about 

11. Quotes and advice 
Les Brown quotes and other useful info for seniors

12. Amazing Video Links to for Econ
Video Links
ACDC Leadership / Banks of US / Banking videos / Federal Reserve / Gold Standard / Great Depression / How the Economy works / Scarcity / School House Rock / Taxes / Trading and Bartering / unemployment /

Movie Guides
1. The Ultimate Gift
2. Hudsucker Proxy
3. Great article on using film in the classroom
4. List of potential Economics movies is included

TV Series
- Multiple Episodes of "The Profit"
- General Guides of "The Apprentice"

13. Books Projects
Great selection of books available in this bundle. I recommend picking two that you feel are good if students are AP. For the regular classes, I suggest one book (Most common is Rich Dad Poor Dad). 
The Books Included in this Bundle:
- 4 Hour Work Week
- 5 Dysfunctions of a team 
- Entrepreneurship short books 
- Naked Economics - Simplistic breakdown of the basics of economics. Included quizzes. (** HIGHLY RECOMMEND**)
- Rich Dad Poor Dad- The power of Real Estate
- Think and Grow Rich – How to use your resources to the best of your ability
- Zappos: Delivering Happiness- About working at an amazing company

14. Crash Course Videos and Guide
35 Micro and Macro video guides that are a great way to start out a unit or close off a unit of concept. These guides cover:

  • Crash Course Economics Episodes 1-35
  • Crash Course Business Soft Skills Episodes 1-17
  • Crash Course Study Skills Episodes 1-10
  • Crash Course Entrepreneurship Episodes 1-17

 

CHAPTERS 1-19 INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE: 

- What is Economics?
- Economic Systems and Decision making
- Business Organizations
- What is Demand
- What is Supply
- Prices as Signals
- Market Structures
- Employment, Labor, and Wages
- Sources of Government Revenue
- Sources of Government Revenue
- Money and Banking
- Financial Markets
- Economic Performance
- Economic Stability
- Federal Reserve
- Achieving Economic Stability
- International Trade
- Comparative Economic Systems
- Government Spending
- Personal Finance

 

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UPDATE: 
Added We The Economy guides to this already giant bundle.

Book Used to Create This Bundle: 
Glencoe Economics Principles and Practices
ISBN# 0-07-825978-9 2003
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**Some chapters only have PPT's and VISUAL DIAGRAMS but may not have tests or quizzes as time is limited during the course of the semester. I will be completing them over time and will have access to them for free

Reviews

"Tremendous amount of resources in this bundle. Even if you don't use all sections of it (as is the case for my classroom), there is still sufficient material to justify the value of this purchase" - History With Waz

"This resource saved me a lot of time in my planning and it was easy to implement and edit for what I needed with the Google Drive. Thank you so much!" - Erika F.

"There is A LOT of material here. We don't have an economics textbook at my school so I opted for this. This easily replaced the physical book for my lesson planning and my students." - Kenneth M.

"Hard to beat bundle - has pretty much everything you need from start to finish." 
- Smart History

"Excellent resource which I still have not finished unpacking! Thank you for this treasure trove of materials." - Ken K.

"Holy cow! What a life saver. Literally have just been told that I am teaching Govt/Econ this year. I have always struggled with Econ so the thought of teaching it was making me loose my mind. This is such a load off to get these documents. Thank you!" - Brigidann W.