What's the Case, K.C.? A Passport to Social Studies Economics Unit 1 Comic Companion

What's the Case, K.C.? A Passport to Social Studies Economics Comic was written by Chris Curmi-Hall and illustrated by Cristy Road. The comic illustrates the nine case studies included across Passport to Social Studies Grade 12 Economics Unit 1: Personal Finance following the fictional journey of NYCDOE Economics High School rising senior, K.C. as they contend with real challenges and dilemmas in personal finance.

Comics are particularly effective teaching tools whose multimodality contribute to deeper and more immediate comprehension for students. Consider using this comic to supplement instruction and expand options for students to engage with the personal finance concepts covered in the Passport to Social Studies Grade 12 Economics Unit 1: Personal Finance Guideand Reader.

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Quality Review Indicators 1.1 CurriculumDanielson Framework for Teaching 1a: Demonstrating Knowledge of Content and PedagogyDanielson Framework for Teaching 1b: Demonstrating Knowledge of StudentsDanielson Framework for Teaching 1c: Setting Instructional OutcomesDanielson Framework for Teaching 1d: Demonstrating Knowledge of ResourcesDanielson Framework for Teaching 1e: Designing Coherent InstructionDanielson Framework for Teaching 1f: Designing Student Assessments
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