Explore Economics is a series of short videos that introduce elementary-age children to economic concepts.
To provide students with online questions following each video, register your class through the Econ Lowdown Teacher Portal and begin exploring economics with a fun, new approach.
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Episode 4: The Perfect Breakfast
This video helps students understand why people in different regions, states, and nations trade. It tells the story of a child in Canada who wants orange juice for breakfast and a child in Florida who wants syrup for breakfast.
Episode 5: How Daniel Got What He Wanted
This video will help students understand that people have to save to get the things they want. Daniel wants a new bike helmet and must earn income and save to reach his goal.
These videos are designed for teaching grades 2, 3, 4, and 5.