This packet of 10 lessons comes complete with activities for goods and services, producers and consumers, opportunity costs, how incentives effect consumer choices, and using line graphs to display changes in data over time.
-- identifying producers and consumers
-- identifying a market as a place where buyers and sellers exchange goods and services
-- making decisions
-- weighing opportunity costs when making decisions
-- creating budgets
-- how positive and negative incentives effect people's choices and behaviors
-- creating line graphs to display changes in data over time.
This packet of lessons incorporates a variety of resources, including children's literature, technology, research skills, math, and writing. Also accompanying the activities is a student journal with writing to go with the lessons.