Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Subject: Science, Social Studies
Title: Energy: The U.S. in Crisis?
Description: In this Science NetLinks lesson, students study and assess past, present, and future decisions related to energy shortages. They gain an understanding of the different trade-offs that are made at many levels, from personal to national, as people grapple with tough issues. This lesson focuses on how decisions are made on many levels and how those decisions involve trade-offs of economic costs and social values.
Thinkfinity Partner: Science NetLinks
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12
ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Tutorial on Credit
Digital Tool: I paid how much?
Digital Tool Description: The interactive website provided by the U.S. Mint provides numerous lessons on personal finance for kids of all ages. This particular activity allows students to determine the cost of using credit.