Economics is relevant everywhere, from political speeches to the daily decisions students make. Give teens the education to understand what’s going on in the world around them with this important one-semester high school elective. Emphasizing faith in God and trusting His Word, students will learn how being knowledgeable about economics will help them become a better steward of the money God provides as well as a valuable, informed contributor to the economy on the personal, household, local, national, and international level. Exploring Economics reasserts the importance of the free market system, providing a clear explanation of terms and concepts.
Students will read 75 lessons. Unit Introductions gives a brief overview of the unit, the lessons in that unit, and a suggestion for a project that is relevant to that unit. Students should complete one project per week; they can choose to do either a writing assignment or a hands-on project.
High School. This course provides one half-year of credit in economics and an optional one half-year of credit in English.