Economics Lesson Plans & Activities (K-12) Illustration

Economics - Lessons, Overviews, Units


For Teachers

Economic Concepts Posters

Economic Systems - Capitalism, Socialism, Communism

Banking Lesson Plans

Money, Monetary Systems, World Currency, Dollars & Sense

Consumerism - lesson plans, games, Presentations

Personal Finance

Credit and Debt

Taxation Lesson Plans

Investments - Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds, More

The Stock Market

The Economy

Federal Reserve System

Goods or Services (online interactive lesson)

Interactive CD-ROM, free download!

Teaching Economics Using Children's Literature (Philadelphia Fed)

Trouble is Brewing in Boston (interactive lesson, colonial economics)

Teaching Economics as if People Mattered

Economics - Free Fabulous Lessons


Economics Education Lesson Plans grades K-5

Economics Education Lesson Plans grades 6-12

Free Lesson Plans for Economics

Middle School Economics, lesson plans

Foundations for Teaching Economics, lessons (several award winning) plus classroom activities

Economics Lesson Plans

Semester Overview, lessons, high school economics

Economics Lesson Plans (News Hour, pbs)

Economics (several)

Classroom Ideas for Marketing Education

Latin American Marketing Project (HS, lesson, activity)

Land Use Competition (HS, lesson, activity)

Trading Around the World game

Seeking a Balance in International Trade (HS, activity)

Foreign Policy Simulation (HS)

Balance of Power Teaching Guide

For Kids

Economics Games & Activities

Ask Dr. Econ

Money & Currency Games


Great Economists and Their Times (free download)

Presentations about Economics