Student assessment on the topic of Investing. Assessment includes topics such as stocks, bonds, commodities, retirement plans, mutual funds, and real estate. Calculation problems include Rule of 72, dividends, and stock splits. Includes a variety of questioning techniques: multiple choice, true/false, short answer, and fill in the blank.
Reading literacy activity that focuses on ethics and specifically, the fall of Enron. Students have pre-read questions focused on ethics, and then are instructed to read the article by Dan Blohowiak (February 6, 2002) called "Enron and the Ethical Choices We All Face." Students have to identify and define unknown vocabulary as part of the reading process, and then are asked to research some background information on the fall of Enron. Last, students are asked to annotate and reflect on the article in order to identify ethical behaviors.