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Teaching Environmental Economics with Children’s Literature

March 23, 2023

For Grade K-5 Educators, Open to All

Do your students have questions about natural disasters, water scarcity, or climate change? Join us to learn how you can use children’s books to help students understand the links between environmental issues and economic concepts in the Arizona History and Social Science Standards. Current K-5 classroom teachers in attendance will receive two complimentary books of their choice.

  • “Hurricane” by John Rocco
  • “Thirst” by Varsha Bajaj
  • “A Long Walk to Water” by Linda Sue Park
  • “The Water Princess” by Susan Verde.

Instructor: Lynne Stover

  • For questions regarding this resource, please contact University of Arizona Office of Economic Education.
  • Contact Name: Michela Wilson
  • Phone No: (520) 505-1130
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