Teaching Economic Concepts with Picture Books and Junior Novels PDF ePub eBook

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Teaching Economic Concepts with Picture Books and Junior Novels free pdf At what age can children benefit from learning about economics? The consensus among educators today is the earlier the better. K-8 teachers and librarians will find this book invaluable for introducing basic economic concepts to students and giving them a solid foundation of understanding that can be built upon as they advance in grade level. Author Nancy Polette, prolific author and expert on using picture books for education, explains how to use 20 picture books to present basic ideas such as credit, wants and needs, and supply and demand- and to build understanding of more complex concepts with 20 junior novels. The titles and suggested activities enable students to enjoy the literary experience and benefit from economic lessons that sink in because they are presented through stories involving characters with whom children can relate.

About Nancy J Polette

Nancy J. Polette is professor emeritus at Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO.

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Author : Nancy J Polette
Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
Data Published : 30 September 2013
ISBN : 161069502X
EAN : 9781610695022
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 270 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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