Balance of Payments (BOP)

Have you ever checked your clothes to see how many nations created them? Pupils take a deeper look at international trade and the balance of payments nations have with one another. They use calculations, simulations, and primary sources to gain a better understanding of how trade is good for the entire world. 

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas
  • Split the class into pairs to assist students who have difficulty understanding the concepts involved
  • Preview the lesson with a short video on international trade
Classroom Considerations
  • Gather calculators for use during lesson
Pros
  • Resource includes printable worksheets for classroom use
  • Provides teacher answer keys for the materials in the lesson
Cons
  • None