Start Your Own Business Mini-Project (Digital + Printable)

Grade Levels
2nd - 5th
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Guide your class through their very own startup! Each year, my class comes up with their own "business" to raise money for a charity. This mini-project template guides them through the process! This goes very well with a unit on goods and services or buyers and sellers.

Assign to groups, individually, or even complete whole-class. Compliments Benchmark Advance Unit 9 theme.

What’s Included:

  • A PowerPoint version for Microsoft Teams users
  • A Google Slides version for Google users (the link is provided on page 1 of the PowerPoint file)
  • Slides with pre-inserted tables to type into (tables are more stable than text boxes)
  • See the preview file for a closer look at the individual slides
    • Cover page with class challenge
    • Types of offers (goods vs. services)
    • Business idea/plan
    • Product design brainstorm page
    • Supplies (initial investment list)
    • Advertisement plan
    • Results/reflect (to calculate profit)

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