This unit was developed as the third unit for Grades 2-3, Level 1 and 2 English Learners who may be completely new to school in the United States. These students may have a wide variety of background knowledge and experiences related to social studies topics.
Unit 3 - Community Economics
English learners will learn about economics by examining the topic of farms and exploring the relationships between wants and needs; producers and consumers; costs and benefits; and goods and services. They will demonstrate their learning by classifying goods and services and describing community resources.