Economic Exploration Trunk

The trunk includes a binder of lessons and activities designed to teach high school students about the economy and financial responsibility. Economic sector visuals, as well as shirts and props for a role play, are provided.

Take a peek inside the Economic Exploration Trunk:

Economic Exploration Table of Contents
Economic Exploration Inventory List


A sample of the resources included in the Economic Exploration trunk:

Exploring Economic Sectors
The Fed and You
Brain Drain
Recession Lessons: Uncertainty, Asset Bubbles, Saving Habits, Moral Hazard

Balance of Power
Historical Currency

Professor Finance and Fed Boy
Bite-size Economic Activities
Another Bite of Economic Activities

Reserve the Economic Exploration Traveling Trunk

Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance. To reserve the Economic Exploration Traveling Trunk, complete our online reservation form.

Reservation policies
Reservations must be made at least two weeks in advance.
The trunk will be reserved in your name as a representative of your school or organization for a two week time period.
The trunk should be picked up and returned by the requesting school or organization if it is within a 25 mile radius of the Fed’s offices in Kansas City, Denver, Oklahoma City or Omaha. The trunk will be shipped outside a 25-mile radius upon request. (We pay for the shipping, which takes one to five days.)

Contact us

Questions about the Traveling Trunk? Ask us.

Gigi Wolf Jessie Blackwell
816-881-2736 405-270-8619
Kansas and northwest Missouri Oklahoma
Erin Davis Nicole Connelly
303-572-2394 402-221-5622
Colorado, Wyoming and northern New Mexico Nebraska