December 2, 2019 Students will learn about comparative advantage, opportunity cost and specialization and how these key economic concepts help countries around the world benefit from trade. They will participate in activities to better understand these concepts and make links to today’s global economy.
October 25, 2019
The new bank note featuring Viola Desmond provides an excellent opportunity to teach about the concept of historical significance.
September 26, 2019
Students will learn about inflation: what it is, what it means and how it’s measured. They will also learn about how the consumer price index is calculated and create their own student price index to measure the prices that matter in their everyday lives.