Maggie M. Larche

Biography

Maggie M. Larche is a Florida native currently enjoying Daphne, Alabama, where she resides with her husband and son. After receiving a master's in social sciences from the University of Chicago, she committed herself to bringing economic basics to today's youth. Striker Jones was born from her personal fondness for a good mystery.

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Striker Jones and the Midnight Archer Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Come see why the Midwest Book Review calls Striker Jones a "fun and rollicking series" with "effortless teaching of both cooperation values and basic economics." The Striker Jones and the Midnight Archer Teacher's Companion is the guide to the second book of the Striker Jones economics series for kids. Use this self-contained economics curriculum to enrich your social studies units for kids 8-12.
Striker Jones and the Midnight Archer
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Series: Striker Jones, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
The Midwest Book Review calls Striker Jones a "fun and rollicking series" with "effortless teaching of both cooperation values and basic economics." Someone is firing arrows in the dead of night. Two campers hide a mysterious past. And is it a friend or foe who sabotages the dance decorations? These are just a few of the mysteries facing Striker Jones when he and his friends go to summer camp!
Striker Jones Teacher's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Striker Jones doesn't need a magnifying glass to solve the crime, and neither will your students! Written for children ages 7-10, Striker teaches basic economics, including supply and demand, trade-offs, prices, and risk. Each story comes with a lesson plan for you to use to draw out the economic lessons with your class, including vocabulary, fun activities, and assignments!
Striker Jones: Elementary Economics for Elementary Detectives
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Series: Striker Jones, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Midwest Book Review calls Striker Jones a "fun and rollicking series" with "effortless teaching of both cooperation values and basic economics." Striker Jones is a classic kid's detective novel that also teaches children ages 8-12 basic economic concepts. By solving ten entertaining mysteries, kids will learn concepts like trade-offs, incentives, and risk. There's no jargon -- only fun!

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