Teaching Economics Lesson Plans

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Lesson 1 - Commercial Revolution Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Commercial Revolution: Economic Impact of Exploration and Colonization on Europe  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Economics Projects for High School Students
Lesson 4 - Reaganomics Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Reaganomics: Success, Failures & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - OPEC Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC): History & Purpose  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - OPEC Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 9 - OPEC Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Macroeconomics Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - What is Macroeconomics? - Definition & Principles  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Supply-Side Economics Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Supply-Side Economics in Fiscal and Monetary Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Global Economy Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - The Global Economy: Advantages, Expansion & Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Capitalism Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 17 - Socialism vs. Capitalism Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Liquidity Trap Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Liquidity Trap: Definition & Graph  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Marginal Utility Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - What is Marginal Utility? - Definition, Theory, Formula & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Monopoly Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Legal Monopoly: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Comparing Monopolies: Monopoly, Oligopoly & Monopolistic Competition  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Middle East Oil Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Middle East Oil: History & Production  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Mercantilism Activities
Lesson 28 - Historical Materialism Activities
Lesson 29 - Capital Resources Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 30 - Capital Resources: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Economics Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 32 - Bartering Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 33 - Farm-to-Table Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - The Farm-to-Table Movement: Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - International Trade Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Freakonomics Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Trade Barriers Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Economic Inequality Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Microeconomics Activities for High School
Lesson 40 - Solving Interest Problems Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Standard of Living Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Monopoly Game Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - A Beautiful Mind Movie Discussion Questions
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Lesson 1 - Business Cycle Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - The Business Cycle: Economic Performance Over Time  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Writing a Business Report Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Accounting Cycle Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - The Accounting Cycle: Definition, Steps & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Factors of Production Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Factors of Production in Economics: Definition, Importance & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Producers & Production Activities for High School Microeconomics
Lesson 9 - Production Possibilities Curve Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Production Possibilities Curve: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Business Plan Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - How to Write a Business Plan  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - SWOT Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - What is a SWOT Analysis?  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Product Life Cycle Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - What is the Product Life Cycle? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Business Mission Statement Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Business Plans: How to Develop a Business Mission Statement  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Networking Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Social Networking: Definition and Professional Use  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Negotiation Skills Activities & Games
Lesson 22 - Impact Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - What Is a Business Impact Analysis (BIA)?  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Predictive Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Predictive Analysis: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Competitive Analysis Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - How to Conduct Competitor Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Joint-Stock Company Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Joint-Stock Company: Definition, History & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Project Management Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 31 - What is Project Management? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Vertical Integration Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Call Centers Lesson Plan
Lesson 34 - Matrix Organizational Structure Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Functions of Management Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Comparative Advantage, Specialization & Exchange Activities for High School
Lesson 37 - Business Organizations & Decision Making Activities for High School Economics
Lesson 38 - Organizational Chart Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - Microsoft Word Mail Merge Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Four Functions of Management Activities
Lesson 41 - 3rd Grade Market Day Project Ideas
Lesson 42 - Business Ethics Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Business Project Ideas for High School
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Lesson 1 - Economic Indicators Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Consumer Price Index: Measuring the Cost of Living and Inflation  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Economic Indicators: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Consumer Price Index Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Inflation Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Inflation: Definition, Types, Causes & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Hyperinflation Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - What is Hyperinflation? - Definition, Causes & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Inflation Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 10 - Inflation: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Recession Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - What is Economic Recession? - Definition, Causes & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Recession vs. Depression Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Recession vs. Depression: Definitions and Differentiation  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Economic Growth Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - What is Economic Growth? - Definition, Theory & Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Gross Domestic Product: How to Calculate Real GDP  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - How Real GDP per Capita Affects the Standard of Living  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Sustainable Economic Growth Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - What is Sustainable Economic Growth? - Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - GDP Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - GDP Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - What is the GDP? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Economic Growth & Productivity Activities for High School
Lesson 25 - Inflation & Unemployment Activities for High School
Lesson 26 - Macroeconomic Equilibrium Activities for High School
Lesson 27 - Unemployment & Economics Activities for High School
Lesson 28 - Inflation Measurement & Adjustment Activities for High School
Lesson 29 - The Big Short Discussion Questions
Lesson 30 - Measuring the Economy Activities for High School
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Lesson 1 - Economic Systems Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Types of Economic Systems: Traditional, Command, Market & Mixed  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Laissez Faire Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Laissez Faire Economics: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Mixed Economy Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - What is a Mixed Economy? - Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Free Market Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Free Market: Definition, Advantages & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Capitalism and the Free Market: Definition & Limitations  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Command Economy Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Command Economy: Definition, Characteristics, Advantages & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Free Enterprise Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Free Enterprise: Profit, Risk, Competition & Productivity  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Free Enterprise Economy: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Free Trade Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - What is Free Trade? - Definition, Pros, Cons & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Budget Simulation Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Understanding Economic Systems Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Economic Market Structures Activities for High School
Lesson 20 - Economic Systems & Global Trade Overview Activities for High School
Lesson 21 - Chinese Foreign Trade Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Foreign Exchange & the Balance of Payments Activities for High School
Lesson 23 - Types of Economies Lesson Plan

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