We're still dealing with an economic crisis; give your students the education to understand what's going on in the world around them, and maybe even inspire them to move towards an economic career with Exploring Economics
! This one-semester high school elective will help students to understand the economic terms and issues that have an impact on the United States and US citizens. Emphasizing faith in God and trusting His Word, students will survey Biblical teachings on money and finance, read an overview of the economic history of the United States, discuss economic issues confronting us today, and look at national and world economies on a personal level. Exploring Economics reasserts the importance of the free market system, providing a clear explanation of terms and concepts.
Students will read 75 lessons, as well as a collection of essays in the additional reader The Stewardship of God's Riches. Most lessons feature a reading assignment, a writing assignment or an Econ Lab, which allows the student to get a practical perspective on the material being studied.
Survey Biblical teachings on money and finance, get an overview of the economic history of the United States, find a clear explanation of terms and concepts used in economics, and study current issues in the national and world economies. Seventy-five lessons divided into fifteen units of five lessons each.