Eco the Gecko and the Story of Economics
Eco the Gecko, a puppet, leads students on a journey to discover basic concepts of economics.Market Day Adventure
Students become immersed in the economic process by participating in this Market Day project. Students produce goods, market goods, and earn “money” to buy goods. They are engaged as both producer and consumer while exploring basic economic concepts.Super Sellers
Students practice purposeful listening skills by listening to the novel, Max Malone Makes a Million
written by Charlotte Herman. The book is read aloud to students as part of the “I Mean Business” economics unit.
Students learn the differences between goods and services and producers and consumersBusiness Buddies