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Sample Investment Opportunity

(*)(*)(*)(*)(*) ( 5.0, 175 students)
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  • Price per ClassroomFREE
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Investment
  • Duration 10 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

Activity Description

By analyzing the historical share prices of Lowe's, a well-known retail company, over the past 23 years, students will uncover a crucial financial lesson: the significance of early investment.

Key Elements of the Activity:

  1. Historical Share Price Analysis: Students will engage in a comprehensive analysis of Lowe's share prices over a span of 23 years, observing how they have evolved over time.
  2. Data Interpretation: Through thoughtful consideration of the share price data, students will gain insights into the potential growth of investments over an extended period.
  3. Review Questions: Students will reflect on their findings by answering review questions that prompt critical thinking and reinforce the importance of early investment.

Learning Objective

Enhance data analysis skills by examining and interpreting historical share price data spanning 23 years. Students will learn to identify trends, patterns, and fluctuations in share prices. Students will comprehend the significant impact of investing early in the stock market on long-term financial growth.

Teacher Tips

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  • PriceFREE
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Investment
  • Duration 10 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No