Understanding Economics © 2018

Grade Levels: 9-12
Understanding Economics gives high school students what they need to learn and interact with both theoretical and applied economics as it looks at the world through the lenses of both “Wall Street” and “Main Street.”  The program's thoughtful design ensures that students have what they need to build analytical skills and an economic vocabulary through well-written narrative, essential questions, fine-tuned assessment, and real-world examples throughout.

About the Program

Understanding Economics © 2018 gives high school students what they need to learn and interact with both theoretical and applied economics as it looks at the world through the lenses of both “Wall Street” and “Main Street.”  The program's thoughtful design ensures that students have what they need to build analytical skills and an economic vocabulary through well-written narrative, essential questions, fine-tuned assessment, and real-world examples throughout.

Features:

  • Focus on the big ideas with an accessible student text built around essential questions and inquiry, and correlated to the Council on Economic Education standards.
  • Maximize lesson comprehension with the Reading Help-Desk which helps students build an economic vocabulary, enhance reading strategies, improve note-taking skills, and better utilize graphic organizers. Get additional material online with the Guided Notes tool, as well as additional reading levels for the student text.
  • Enrich instruction with up-to-date charts, graphs, and infographics.
  • Cultivate critical thinking and analytical skills with the Debates feature.
  • Focus on relevant, real-world topics with Case Studies as well as Global Economy and You features.
  • Learn more about economic skills and employment options with the Careers feature.
  • Foster practical, real-world understanding by marrying theoretical and practical economics while building personal financial literacy skills.
  • Customize the learning experience with differentiated instruction, leveled reading, customizable assessments and worksheets, and flexible online learning tools.
  • Dynamic digital tools facilitate mastery of complex principles.

Program Components

  • Understanding Economics, Chapter Tests and Lesson Quizzes
    Understanding Economics, Chapter Tests and Lesson Quizzes
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 1-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 1-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 6-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 6-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Digital Bundle, 7-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center with StudySync Blasts Digital Bundle, 7-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 1-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 1-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 6-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal Bundle, 6-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 1-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subcription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with Complete Inquiry Journal and StudySync Blasts Bundle, 6-year subcription
  • Understanding Economics, Inquiry Journal
    Understanding Economics, Inquiry Journal
  • Understanding Economics, Print Inquiry Journal, 6-year Fulfillment
    Understanding Economics, Print Inquiry Journal, 6-year Fulfillment
  • Understanding Economics, Print Inquiry Journal, 7-year Fulfillment
    Understanding Economics, Print Inquiry Journal, 7-year Fulfillment
  • Understanding Economics, Spanish Student Edition
    Understanding Economics, Spanish Student Edition
  • Understanding Economics, Student Edition
    Understanding Economics, Student Edition
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 1-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 1-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 6-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 6-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 7-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Learning Center, 7-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart Bundle, 1-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart Bundle, 1-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart Bundle, 6-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart Bundle, 6-year subscription
  • Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart, 7-year subscription
    Understanding Economics, Student Suite with LearnSmart, 7-year subscription
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