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Lesson Plan

Are Cryptocurrencies a Valuable Currency for Everyday Use?

Students will learn about the definition of money, debate whether cryptocurrency is money, and try to make a judgment about whether or not it is a good investment.

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  • Grade Level: 8
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  • Learning Goals:

    At the end of this lesson, students will:

    • be able to listen to assume a position on the use of cryptocurrency, research points to defend that position, and listen to my opponents’ opinions throughout the course of the debate.
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