December 2, 2019
Trading up: How countries benefit from freer tradeUse hands-on activities to explore comparative advantage, opportunity cost and specialization. Students will learn how these key economic concepts help countries benefit from trade.
September 26, 2019
Price check: Inflation in CanadaAll about inflation: what it is, what it means and how it's measured. Students will learn how the consumer price index is calculated and create their own student price index to measure the prices that matter most to them.
May 15, 2019
What goes up…
Economic bubbles continued to pop up regularly throughout history, and still do today.
March 14, 2019
Trading PlanetsOnsite program: Travel to planet Plutopia on a trade mission with your students. Once there, you will see that trading goods without a common currency poses some serious problems. Trading Planets uses interactive, game-based learning to teach about trade, currency, and supply and demand.