Teaching Resources: Misc
- EconEdLink lessons written by Arkansas teachers
Filled with great lessons that use the Internet to teach economics to learners of all ages. Direct links are provided to lessons written by Arkansas teachers. We are proud of our teachers!
- No Extra Room on the Mayflower – written by Brenda Love from T. G. Smith Elementary in Springdale, Arkansas.
- The Mitten – written by Stacey Pehosh from R. E. Baker Elementary School in Bentonville, Arkansas.
- The Color of Resources - written by Stacey Pehosh from R. E. Baker Elementary School.
- Trade to the Tailor - written by Stacey Pehosh from R.E. Baker Elementary School.
- Everyday Opportunities - Written by Stacey Pehosh from R.E. Baker Elementary School.
- Jobs: Who Needs 'Em? - Written by Stacey Pehosh from R.E. Baker Elementary School.
- Field Trip Guides: Modify these if you are taking a field trip to teach economics.
- Amy's Flower Choices - Scarcity of time and space requires learners to decide which butterflies they want to host in their garden.
- Stick Horse Rodeo: A unit for first graders in Springdale, Arkansas. Great way to teach economics using a local resource, The Rodeo of the Ozarks. Students ride stick horses as they participate in rodeo events.
- Who's Out to Lunch: The Economics of the Food Service Industry : Fun and relevant curriculum for middle
school and food science students. They analyze the food service industry as they learn
economic concepts of scarcity, choice, supply, demand, cost of production, entrepreneurship
and more. This curriculum was written by Missouri teachers and sponsored by the Greater
Kansas City Restaurant Association.
- Let's Do Lunch
- Blue Plate Specialization: Interdependence within the Restaurant Industry
- Take This Job and Love It!
- Pizza de Picasso
- Economic Merry Go-Around
- What;s on the Menu
- The Entrepreneurial Spirit - Food Cart
- Sizzling Sandwich Sales - Inventing Nutritious and Tasty Foods
- Economics by the Slice