If you are studying economics, then this poster will fit right into your lessons.
Let your students show what they've learned about their studies of economics by using this 8.5 x 11 poster. This poster will look great hanging outside your classroom, and parents will enjoy reading them when they are sent home.
I have marked this poster for grades 3-5, but please read the topics below to help you decide if it will work for you.
Grab your media specialist, check books out from the library to have in class, use your social studies book, watch videos, go to the computer lab, etc. Use whatever resources you would like to have students fill in the information.
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This economics activity has plenty of places for students to add their own creative touches with color.
The sections for the students to fill out as a writing activity are:
*Place for their name
*How do people use currency to pay for their wants/needs?
*difference between a want/need
*productive resources: explain human, natural,capital
*difference between goods/services
*Why is saving money important?
*How does scarcity affect price?
*Illustrate (small sketch) an example of opportunity cost by showing the benefit/loss on the balance scale.
Use as a center activity, homework project, partner activity, before standardized testing, part of a unit test review, etc. Also, it's perfect for a sub. project if you have already studied these topics. Use it in your classroom however you would like.
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