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Posted: 05/02/2008
Fed resource: Benjamin Franklin and the Birth of a Paper Money Economy
Short description: Worksheet Discussion Questions for the Benjamin Franklin Booklet
   
Lesson time: 45 minutes
Materials: You will need copies of the Benjamin Franklin booklets (free) and copies of the worksheet
Audience: Middle School, High School
Grades: 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Subjects: Economic History, Economics, Money and Banking
Concepts: Economic History - Historical Figures
Economics - Scarcity
Money and Banking - Barter, Counterfeiting, Money
Documents: Civics-Benjamin Franklin Discussion Questions.doc  |  Civics-BenjaminFranklin Discussion Question--Answers.doc
Tip/Tool:
Hand this worksheet out to your students (along with the booklet) and let them read and answer the questions.
Submitted by: Bryan Blomenkamp
Marissa Jr/Sr High School