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Using Harry Potter to Teach Economics and Personal Finance

Featuring the entrepreneurs of Diagon Alley, the Wizarding World’s Gringotts Bank, and Hogsmeade’s goods and services, this webinar engages the students as they learn about economics and personal finance. Concepts covered include money conversion, decision-making, and how to write a business plan.

Presenter: Lynne Farrell Stover
Lynne Farrell Stover is currently a Teacher Consultant at the
James Madison University Center for Economic Education.  Prior to this, she spent thirty-three years in public education where she enjoyed various teaching assignments including classroom teacher, gifted education specialist, and librarian. She is the author of over fifty educational articles and eight teacher resource books including From the Big Screen to the Classroom: Using Movies to Teach in the Content Areas (Pieces of Learning, 2016).

Earlier Event: November 14
Rigging Monopolies