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  • Item #: 045606
    ISBN: 9781594762604
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  • Item #: 067071
    ISBN: 9781594764790
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     Concluding with the profound observation, America is a great nation and people are needed to practice, protect and promote economic liberty, this course introduces students to the history of economic thought, and modern economic issues currently facing America, before family economics, entrepreneurship and power of education are explored.

      One semester in length, the full course kit contains 3 Texts, 3 Activity books and the Teacher’s Resource Kit (TRK), along with the TRK digital download.  Designed for independent study, each text, called a chapter, cover fifteen topics.  Each text contains the lesson reading, bold vocabulary words with definitions in a vocabulary “box” on the page, life principle quotes and video clips via a QRC codes. Corresponding activity books provide questions for each topic. Questions are fill in the blank and matching, with lines to write the life principle.

    The Teacher’s Resource Kit includes black line masters for section quizzes (9), chapter tests (3), quiz and chapter test answer keys, activity answer keys, and the table of contents. Black line masters are reproducible for classroom use.

      Chapter 1 introduces students to economics as the engine by which capitalism, free enterprise, private property and the relationship between employees, employers, and entrepreneurs create jobs. Additionally, this chapter also explores government regulation, supply and demand, and economic factors such as taking risks, investments and profit and loss. The evolution of economic precepts and principles, from ancient Greece, Rome, Europe and the Dark Ages are explored. Historical persons that shaped modern economic theory are presented including Moses, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Karl Marx, Joseph Stalin, William Penn, Winston Churchill, Margret Thatcher, and Ronald Reagan. This chapter also delves into the Industrial Revolution, World Wars I and II, and the Cold War, and their impact on economics. Worth mentioning, the impact of an economy based on Biblical principles is discussed for its historical value and includes a look at Marxism and Darwinian theory. Chapter 2 further explores the history of the Judeo-Christian and European influences that were foundational to the capitalism in the United States. The authors compare the historical teachings of Catholic and Ana-Baptist beliefs and provide a brief overview of the Protestant reformation and the influences of the Church on economic philosophy. This is done neutrally with no scripture verse support or proselytizing noted.  An in-depth look is given to the economic significance of the US Constitution, Mayflower Compact and the Bill of Rights. Students will briefly examine the impact of the industry, railroads, progressive education, unions, the New Deal, welfare, immigration, private organizations and “trickle-down economics.” Chapter 3 reviews contemporary economic issues including banking, creditors, credit cards, checking accounts, debt, impulse buying, mortgages, dividends, stock market, collateral, loans, bankruptcies, insurance, real estate, gross and net income, inflation, IRAs and 401Ks, tax audits, and much more.  Students are also introduced to the pros and cons of starting and operating a small business, along with post high school options: college, trade school, and military.

      A captivating look at the foundations of economic philosophy that will appeal to students-especially those without a desire to study the math and deeper theories of economic thought. All texts and activity books are softcover. ~Deanne

  • Item #: 043544
    ISBN: 9781594760938
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  • Item #: 012142
    ISBN: 9781594763601
    Retail: $111.35
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  • Item #: 054735
    ISBN: 9781594763809
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  • Item #: 054602
    ISBN: 9781594761478
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  • Item #: 019112
    ISBN: 9781594763427
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  • Item #: 011727
    ISBN: 9781594763434
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  • Item #: 003958
    ISBN: 9781594761874
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    Although designed as a high school course, IPC can be an excellent science course for pre-high school students. The full course equates to two high school transcript credits: Physics and Basic Chemistry. Teachers can elect to have students complete all twelve chapters in one year to earn two transcript credits. Another option is to divide the course in half, selecting six chapters to be completed for one transcript credit for Conceptual Physics (chapters 2, 4, 6, 9, 10, 12) or six chapters for one credit in Basic Chemistry (chapters 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11).

    Includes all texts, activity packets, and Teacher's Resource Kit w/ digital downloads.

  • Item #: 003573
    ISBN: 9781594761737
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  • Item #: 070824
    ISBN: 9781594764660
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    The Teacher Resource Kit is 3-hole punched and includes answer keys for the activity pages, 10 section quizzes and answers, and chapter tests (5) with answers. Also included is a digital download of components. According to the publisher, this is appropriate for one social studies credit for grades 7-9.

  • Item #: 070823
    ISBN: 9781594764608
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    Textbooks are approximately 40 pgs. each and provide textual information, along with black and white photos, graphs, maps and charts to reinforce the textual information. Vocabulary words are in bold with a vocabulary box with definition on the same page.

  • Item #: 070822
    ISBN: 9781594764653
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    Consumable, activity books  include fill in the blank, multiple choice and matching exercises. Each student will need his/her own copy.

  • Item #: 070821
    ISBN: 9781594764592
    Retail: $8.95
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    Textbooks are approximately 40 pgs. each and provide textual information, along with black and white photos, graphs, maps and charts to reinforce the textual information. Vocabulary words are in bold with a vocabulary box with definition on the same page.

  • Item #: 070820
    ISBN: 9781594764646
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    Consumable, activity books  include fill in the blank, multiple choice and matching exercises. Each student will need his/her own copy.

  • Item #: 070819
    ISBN: 9781594764585
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    Textbooks  are approximately 40 pgs. each and provide textual information, along with black and white photos, graphs, maps and charts to reinforce the textual information. Vocabulary words are in bold with a vocabulary box with definition on the same page.

  • Item #: 070818
    ISBN: 9781594764639
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    Consumable, activity books  include fill in the blank, multiple choice and matching exercises. Each student will need his/her own copy.

  • Item #: 070817
    ISBN: 9781594764578
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    Textbooks are approximately 40 pgs. each and provide textual information, along with black and white photos, graphs, maps and charts to reinforce the textual information. Vocabulary words are in bold with a vocabulary box with definition on the same page.

  • Item #: 070816
    ISBN: 9781594764622
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    Consumable, activity books  include fill in the blank, multiple choice and matching exercises. Each student will need his/her own copy.

  • Item #: 070815
    ISBN: 9781594764561
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    Textbooks are approximately 40 pgs. each and provide textual information, along with black and white photos, graphs, maps and charts to reinforce the textual information. Vocabulary words are in bold with a vocabulary box with definition on the same page.

  • Item #: 070814
    ISBN: 9781594764615
    Retail: $6.45
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    Consumable, activity books  include fill in the blank, multiple choice and matching exercises. Each student will need his/her own copy.

  • Item #: 067070
    ISBN: 9781594764677
    Retail: $95.95
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  • Item #: 062544
    ISBN: 9781594760655
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    ISBN: 9781594760648
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  • Item #: 062542
    ISBN: 9781594760631
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  • Item #: 062541
    ISBN: 9781594760624
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  • Item #: 062540
    ISBN: 9781594760617
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  • Item #: 059915
    ISBN: 9781594760488
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  • Item #: 059913
    ISBN: 9781594760341
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  • Item #: 059912
    ISBN: 9781594760464
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