Lemonomics: It Begins with Lemonade

Virtual Professional Development

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4 to 5 p.m., Sept. 28, 2023


For Grade K-5 Educators, Open to All

Teachers will explore the captivating world of economics through lemon-themed materials and children's books. Discover how to teach concepts like opportunity cost, scarcity, supply and demand, and productive resources by incorporating engaging stories and activities. Gain access to a curated collection of lemon-themed lesson activities and leave inspired to make economics come alive in your classroom.

K-5 educators in attendance will receive a complimentary copy of one book of their choice.


  • It Began With Lemonade by Gideon Sterer
  • When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree by Jamie L. B. Deenihan
  • Cooler Than Lemonade by Harshita Jerath
  • Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies

Instructor: Lauren Shifflett, James Madison University


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