Advertisements everywhere, offering the latest and greatest gadgets! How will children ever learn to stop, think, and take the time to make informed choices about spending their well-earned dollars? Fear not, for help is at hand with Australian Curriculum Economics and business.
As it guides you through the minefield of the subject’s many concepts—delving into the difference between needs and wants, solving the mystery of supply and demand, offering the choices of opportunity cost, delivering the different levels of industry sectors—the practical approach of this two-book series will set your students on the road to becoming the next generation of global business giants and entrepreneurs!
A 41 page unit from the Australian Curriculum Economics and business series containing:
Defining needs and wants
Unique needs and wants
Community needs and wants
Scarcity, supply and demand
three sections per book relating to the inquiry questions
glossary of economics and business terms
diagnostic and self-assessment pages for each section
teacher information guiding the delivery of each unit
answers for activities and assessments
easy-to-read scope and sequence charts linking content to HASS key ideas, achievement standards, concepts of interdisciplinary thinking and inquiry skills
Australian Curriculum link:
The difference between needs and wants and why choices need to be made about how limited resources are used (ACHASSK119)