Lesson Plans

The Fraser Institute has partnered with esteemed university, and college faculty to create engaging lessons that introduce students to basic economic principles and concepts. These lesson plans are packed with ready to use activities and resources for you to introduce into your classroom right away.

Lessons in Economic Freedom

Developed by award winning economic educator, Signè Thomas, the Economic Freedom of the World curriculum includes 8 lesson plans that highlight the impact of economic freedom on global prosperity. Each module includes activity ideas that link to online resources and interactive materials.

Lesson Plan

 Download the full set of lesson plans here.

The lesson plans are designed to work along-side the Economic Freedom of the World Map.

To request a complimentary wall map for your classroom, please email student@fraserinstitute.org.

If you found the EFW lesson plans useful, then you may also enjoy our free in person workshops where you can see more of our lesson plans in action. Learn more and register for an upcoming workshop in your region.


Let us know how your students enjoyed any of the games and exercises above. Perhaps you have a resource that you would like to share with other teachers? Email your comments to student@fraserinstitute.org.

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