This 80-page file is a presentation that compares the economies of Asian countries: China, India, Japan, and North Korea (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard -- SS7E8). Topics discussed: Economic System, Land Use, Natural Resources, Industries, Specialization, GDP and GDP Per Capita, Unemployment Rate, Currency Exchange, and Literacy Rate. Everything you need to teach these standards is in this file! There are presentation-style notes (with facts, images, key vocabulary, etc.), as well as several interactive notebook printables and activities that you can easily use with your students. This file makes learning about economics engaging and fun! The printables are perfect for your students Interactive Social Studies Notebooks!
Included in this File:
~Comparing Asian Economies Chart - slides 3-5
~Economics Review Notes – slides 6-18
~Asian Economies Notes (facts, images, statistics, vocab, etc.) - slides 19-75
~Asian Economies Review Questions (quiz & answers) – slides 76-77
~Economics Business Card project – slide 78
~eEconomy.com Profile activity – slides 79-80
*This file was updated in January 2015 with information about the countries’ current economic statistics.
Like what you see? Then bundle up and save! This file is part of my Southern and Eastern Asia Unit Bundle that is located here:
Southern and Eastern Asia Unit Bundle
Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity
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