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Grade 3-5, K-2
On-Demand Webinar

Money Movers: Engaging Economics for K- 3: Using Manipulatives and Puzzles to Teach Primary Economic Concepts

September 14 6:00-7:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: January 19 2023,
Presenter: Lynne StoverJohn Kruggel


Teachers will be able to:

  • Explore featured lessons and learn how to implement them for classroom and virtual instruction.
  • Gain access to resources with instructions on how to reproduce and apply game ideas.

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, discover using manipulatives, puzzles and classroom-friendly competitions to teach concepts.


Teachers will gain access to classroom tested activities using manipulatives, puzzles and classroom-friendly competitions to help teach K-3 economic concepts. These activities are designed to be used either as stand-alone lessons, or as a comprehensive unit to teach all of your economic content

We will review basic economic concepts such as complements and substitutes, resources/factors of production, and producers and consumers.