Two standards-based volumes introduce students to economic concepts in both large-scale and personal contexts. What Is Economics?
addresses topics such as scarcity, efficiency, opportunity costs, determinants, competition, labor and wages, and economic systems, while Personal Finance
includes looks at goal setting, expenses, income, checking accounts, credit, identity theft, and savings and investment. Both volumes begin with overall objectives and vocabulary, and end with a cumulative vocabulary puzzle and three-tiered differentiated assessments. Each lesson provides objectives, materials, vocabulary, procedures, student handouts, and answers. Grades 7–12. 8½" x 11". InspirEd Educators. 96 pages each. ©2009.
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