The Business Cycle and Important Economic Measures

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Help your class understand the natural cycle of growth and decline in an economy, and the importance of GDP, the unemployment rate, and inflation. Your learners will begin with reading, worksheets, and detailed direct instruction on these topics. They will then then progress into a video on hunger and food prices in America and a culminating activity in which they find newspaper articles related to economic measures and the business cycle.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Pros

  • Worksheet on economic measures can be adapted to any textbook, and includes answer key
  • Practice analyzing charts and graphs
Cons

  • First portion of lesson relies a great deal on direct instruction