Business and Economics - What is an Economy? Game and Activity

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5th - 7th, Homeschool
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Help your Year 5 Business and Economics students understand exactly what an Economy is, why it exists and how it impacts their lives with this fun interactive game and activity.

This game is interactive and lots of fun. Your students will love getting their own business card and taking on the persona of a local business owner. Students are required to interact with each other to discuss how they connect with other business owners in their local community as a citizen and as a business owner. This activity will generate lots of discussions and highlight the importance of an economy to a local community. They will also develop an understanding of their role in the local and global community.

Everything you need, including answers is included in this resource.

Are you looking for a DIGITAL PAPERLESS version of this activity for your 1:1 classroom? Click here Business and Economics - What is an Economy? Game and DIGITAL Activity

Australian Curriculum Links:

ACHASSK119 - The difference between needs and wants and why choices need to be made about how limited resources are used.

ACHASSI099 - Examine different viewpoints on actions, events, issues and phenomena in the past and present.


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