Unit 3: Macroeconomics

 Unit 3: Macroeconomics

HOW TO USE

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Lessons are best used in sequence as they have been built to support students in demonstrating mastery on the end-of-unit assessment. If you plan to use one of the lessons in isolation, we recommend you review the Unit Overview documents to ensure students have the necessary prior knowledge. 


Unit 3 (Macroeconomics) Big Ideas and Essential Questions


LESSON PLANS

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    3.1 An Introduction to the Macroeconomy: Circular Flow

    3.2 Introduction to Macro Indicators & Assessment Preview*

    3.3 Introduction to Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

    3.4 Evaluating GDP as a Measure of Well-Being: Part 1

    3.5 Evaluating GDP as a Measure of Well-Being: Part 2

    3.6 Thinking About the Labor Force Like an Economist

    3.7 A Closer Look at Unemployment Data

    3.8 A Practical Guide to the U.S. Economy: Part 1*

    3.9 Introduction to Inflation

    3.13 A Practical Guide to the U.S. Economy: Part 2*

    3.19 A Practical Guide to the U.S. Economy: Part 3*

    3.20 A Practical Guide to the U.S. Economy: Part 4*

 

    Remaining Lessons Currently In Progress


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