The name says it all! If you are teaching Economics, then this unit is for you! Your class will be setting up a flower shop- learning about capital, expenses, profit, goods, services, needs, wants, supply and demand as they are consumers (making adorable flowers) and producers (selling their flowers) within your own classroom! The unit has:
*A literature tie-in
*11 Economic Words and Definition Vocabulary Cards
*Student "Flower Shop Economics" Logs with 5 pages for keeping track of their capital, prices, buying, spending, and profit!
*"Materials needed" list
*Lots of directions and pictures!
CCSS 1.E.1.1, 1.E.1.2, 1.E.1.3, 2.E.1.1, 2.E.1.2, 2.E.1.3, 2.E.1.4, 2.E.1.5, 2.E.1.6
If you are wanting to offer a hands-on approach to teaching economics to your primary students, look no further! Flower Shop Economics is for you! :)