A Budget Roleplay For Your Sports Team/Marching Band/Club
Students are presented with a scenario where their school's sports team, marching band or club has asked you their help in preparing their budget for the upcoming year. They identify ways they can raise money and plan a budget.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The Economy and Consumer Confidence
Reflect on the importance of banks in the current economic condition of the United States. High schoolers will explore the history of banking and money so that they can complete the numerous activities centered around that subject. Each...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
The Right of Food
Groups assume the role of members of the Camry family and, using the provided information about expenditures and food costs, attempt to create a budget that will permit them to not only pay their bills but to also purchase enough...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Sports Heroes and Private Action for the Common Good
Young readers explore philanthropy and its effects on the public good. They discuss athletes and their examples as philanthropists. They research a sports hero and play "The Match Game" to determine what they know about other sports...
8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Learning About Immigration in North Carolina with “A Home on the Field”
Paul Cuadros's A Home on the Field, the story of his attempt to create a soccer team for Hispanic immigrant children in a North Carolina high school, launches an investigation of immigration and the issues immigrants face.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Victor's Virtue: A Cultural History of Sport
Pupils explore the meaning of the ancient Greek word aretê and the place of virtue in historical athletic competition and modern sports. They begin by reading an informational text on the goal of sports in education, and then evaluate...
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable