This investment PowerPoint presentation defines what investment is and covers five major forms of investment: savings accounts, certificates of deposit, bonds, stocks, and mutual funds. Slides include:Introduction: 1 slideWhat is investment?: 1 slideInvestment options: 2 slidesSavings accounts: 2 slidesCertificates of deposit: 3 slidesBonds: 2 slidesStocks: 3 slidesMutual funds: 3 slidesConclusion: 1 slideAlso available: The History of MoneyIntroduction to EconomicsEconomics WorksheetThe Stoc...
The History of Money
This 27 slide presentation covers the history of money, from early bartering to money today. Slides include: Before money: 2 slidesBartering: 4 slidesEarly money: 6 slidesEarly coins: 3 slidesEarly paper money: 7 slidesMoney today: 3 slidesThe future of money: 1 slideAlso available: Introduction to EconomicsEconomics WorksheetThe Stock MarketReading a Stock Table WorksheetStock Market Activity Worksheet
Presidents On Your Money
In honor of U.S. President's Day, NerdWallet researched how our historical leaders came to be on our money. The Treasury.gov Resource Center says, “Our records do not suggest why certain Presidents and statesmen were chosen for specific denominations.” Is that really so? NerdWallet breaks down which presidents are featured on U.S. currency – including small bills, coins, and rare denominations – and why.
Opportunity Cost - Economics from Kelly Sanchez on TeachersNotebook.com (1 page)
Opportunity Cost - Economics from Kelly Sanchez on TeachersNotebook.com - (1 page) - This 1 page worksheet is a quick read with scenarios about opportunity cost. This would be great as homework, or as a supplement to a lesson on opportunity cost!
Economics Interactive Notebook
This hands-on, interactive notebook includes:-vocabulary strips (with a cloze option)-vocabulary pocket for notebook-needs/wants pocket sort-good/services sort (two different sorts included)-natural, human, capital resources foldable and sorting cards-producers/consumers flipbook-economic choice/opportunity cost scenario foldable-specialization/interdependence foldable-specialization in Ancient Greece, Rome, Mali, and Egypt foldable/sort-vocabulary recording sheets-vocabulary word wall strips...
Human, Natural and Capital Resources Cut and Glue Sort--Economics
A great way for students to practice identifying resources as human, natural or capital. They have to read the words and sort them accordingly. Resources can be a tricky concept for economics, so use this tool to help the kids understand the difference.