Overview

K-12 Free Digital Lessons

Marketplaces - Investing Basics

Critical Investment Education for High School Students

STUDENT LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Financial Markets
  • Macroeconomics
  • Company Financing
  • Personal Investing

OVERVIEW

Marketplaces Marketplaces is a cutting-edge digital learning experience to equip students with an understanding of how the market works and the confidence to participate in it. Through an engaging, gamified learning experience, students blend economic concepts with investing topics to learn how the government, corporations, and individuals come together to participate in the financial marketplace.

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KEY DETAILS

GRADE LEVEL:High School
BEST FIT:Economics, Social Science, CTE
NUMBER OF LESSONS:5
TIME PER LESSON / TOTAL DURATION:20 Minutes / 1.5 Hours
STANDARDS:Jump$tart’s National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education, Council of Economic Education’s National Standards for Financial Literacy, National Council for the Social Studies C3 Framework, Council of Economic Education's Voluntary National Content Standards in Economics

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Lesson 1

Marketplaces

Students learn what a financial market is and how their own lives are impacted by the global financial market. They also explore the history of the markets and how stock exchanges have transformed over time. Acting as brokers, students attempt to predict how various industries are impacted by current events.

Lesson 2
Lesson 3
Lesson 4
Lesson 5

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