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Essential Economics in Year 2: Teaching Resource Pack

  • Levels: AS, A Level
  • Exam boards: AQA, Edexcel, OCR, Eduqas, WJEC

This resource comprises the 80+ digital teaching & learning resources provided to delegates attending the Essential Economics in Year 2 CPD course run by tutor2u.

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Essential Economics in Year 2: Teaching Resource Pack

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The teaching & learning resources included in this digital pack are:

YEAR 2 MICRO: COST / REVENUE THEORY & COMPETITIVE MARKET STRUCTURES

  • Daisy’s Diner. A simulation to support the teaching of the principal-agent problem
  • Profit v Not For Profit. A sorting activity looking at alternative business objectives
  • Business Growth Key Term Match. Apply types of business growth to real business case studies
  • Growing Pains. Apply constraints on growth to real business case studies
  • Diminishing Marginal Returns. A practical classroom simulation
  • EconoArt – Economies and Diseconomies of Scale. A creative activity
  • Production Line Challenge. A PowerPoint based game focusing on economies/diseconomies of scale
  • Efficiency Advisor. Apply types of efficiency to a range of hypothetical businesses
  • Pin the Tail. A kinaesthetic activity supporting the teaching of costs/revenue diagrams
  • Market Structures Matrix. A card-sort activity linking market examples with market structures
  • Concentration Ratio Pyramids. A basis for calculating concentration ratios
  • Perfectly Competitive Potato. A simulation / worksheet to support the PC diagrams
  • The Parable of the Lettuce Farmer. Another simulation / worksheet to support the PC diagrams.
  • DynaMIX. An activity to support analysis / AO3 skills in relation to market structures
  • Contestability Boxing. A PowerPoint based kinaesthetic activity to assess the degree of contestability
  • Contestability Spectrum. A kinaesthetic activity to support Ao4 / evaluation skills

YEAR 2 MICRO: CONCENTRATED MARKETS, COMPETITION POLICY & LABOUR MARKETS

  • The Oligopoly Game
  • Concentration Ratios Pyramid
  • You be the Judge
  • M&Ms
  • Papa’s Pizza
  • Silent Debate
  • Regulatory Capture
  • Privatisation Pros and Cons
  • Competition Policy Mini Briefs
  • Diagram Disaster – improve accuracy of cost/revenue diagrams by hunting for deliberate errors
  • Market Structure Matrix – organise market / industry examples into their closest structure
  • Diagram Spotlight – test knowledge of key diagrams by revealing just a little at a time
  • Back to Back diagrams e.g. Price Discrimination
  • Which Wage?
  • Value of a Job to Society
  • Determinants of Labour Supply
  • Discrimination in the Workplace
  • Labour Market Quantitative Skills booklet
  • Labour Markets Mini Briefs
  • Minimum Wage Experiment

YEAR 2 MACRO: TRADE TOPICS

  • Think Global. Interactive PowerPoint game investigating international relationships
  • The International Trade Game. Kinaesthetic classroom simulation
  • Comparative Advantage. Accessible calculation resource
  • Terms of Trade. Data interpretation, calculation practice and application skills
  • Balance of Payments calculation mat
  • Exchange Rate Simulation. Full lesson interactive kinaesthetic simulation
  • Exchange Rate Systems. Matching activity
  • Pass the Baton. Review activity – customiSable to any topic!
  • Drain the Swamp. Review of macro policies
  • Government Game. PowerPoint based economic policy simulation game
  • Strong Bonds. Practising analytical chains
  • Team Bonding. Deeper understanding of bond markets through games
  • How Times Change. Compare and contrast exercise on fiscal policy through time
  • Paragraph Paramedic. Essay writing improvement
  • ScriptAdvisor, Approach to peer marking
  • Keynesian v Classical Thinking. Full lesson resource on teaching this fundamental topic
  • Liquidity Spectrum. Mix and match card sort
  • Meet the MPC. PowerPoint based monetary policy simulation
  • On Target. Resource to support the teaching of inflation targeting
  • Threats to the Federal Reserve. Data response practice on central bank independence

YEAR 2 MACRO: FINANCIAL MARKETS, DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS & POVERTY & INEQUALITY

  • Money Market Diagrams
  • Debt v Equity
  • Could I be an Elephant?
  • Credit Check
  • Liquidity Spectrum
  • Financial Advisor
  • Meet the MPC
  • Quantity Theory of Money
  • Pass the Baton
  • Financial Markets Failure
  • Financial Crisis Speed Dating
  • Great Depression v Global Financial Crisis
  • Don’t Repeat Ronnie
  • Too Big to fail
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Better Life Index Hierarchy
  • Higher or Lower
  • The Next Best Thing
  • The Development Trap
  • Spotlight on Development
  • Dutch Disease
  • Evidence Hunter (MNCs)
  • Wildhearts
  • Microfinance

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