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Ponzi? An April Fool's Day History and Economics Lesson Plan

Students explore the concept of a Ponzi Scheme. In this economics lesson, students invest in a product called Thin-Cups. Students invest money in this product over the course of a couple weeks. Students discover how a Ponzi Scheme works over the course of a few weeks.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 7th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
21 days
Instructional Strategy
Simulation

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