D. Economics: 1. The student understands how scarcity requires individuals and institutions to make choices about how to use resources.: 9-12: The student...
SS.D.1.4.1 Add Website - Add Activity
understands how many financial and nonfinancial factors (e.g., cultural traditions, profit, and risk) motivate consumers, producers, workers, savers, and investors to allocate their scarce resources differently.
ss D 1.4.1
Nebraska Economic Education web site. Linked to other econ ed sites.
A nice interactive website that allows students to calculate a variety of loan, savings, and investment strategies. A suggested student activity for this standard is offered in the InTech2000 Forum that uses this website.
Activity: How much car can you afford?
SS.D.1.4.2 Add Website - Add Activity
understands credit history and the positive and negative impacts that credit can have on an individual's financial life.
A U.S.Department of Education site that provides information on financing postsecondary education through financial aid and student loans.