Explore the concepts of Scarcity, Supply and Demand with this pack of four activities designed especially for your Business and Economics HASS unit.
Understanding economic concepts can be difficult for primary students. Making real life connections can help and the highly engaging activities in this pack have been designed to provide meaningful and age appropriate learning opportunities for upper primary students.
In this pack you will find paperless versions of the following:
- Teaching notes and assembly instructions
- A detailed lesson plan
- ‘What Does It Cost?” matching activity and review worksheet
- Understanding Scarcity, Supply and Demand worksheet
- Scarcity, Supply and Demand In Action activity using a local business as a real life example.
- Defining Scarcity, Supply and Demand worksheet
Everything you need to set up this digital activity for your 1:1 classroom is in this resource.
★ Teacher notes and instructions
★ An interactive activity for your students supplied in Google Slides format
★ A pdf guide to help you use this file in the various classroom apps available.
Please check out the thumbnails and download the preview to see exactly what you will receive with this resource.
How do I get this resource?
After downloading and unzipping the file you will find a pdf with a link to access this resource in Google Drive® for use in your paperless classroom on iPads, laptops or computers. Whether you use Google Classroom®, OneDrive®, SeeSaw®, Blackboard® or another app our What are Needs and Wants digital activity allows you to share assignments with your students so that they can access, edit, submit/print from any computer or device.
Why Should I Use Digital Resources?
Many schools are moving towards a 1:1 approach to teaching and learning and many others are utilising technology more in their classrooms. Using tech-based assignments/assessments is one way to maximise technology in your classroom!
This resource is:
→ Accessible from any computer or device
→ Highly engaging
How Can I Use This Resource?
When you purchase this file you will receive:
★A PDF file for printable pages if needed/desired
★Your Google Slides product link (located in the PDF file)
★An interactive Google Slides Resource that students will complete online. The file can then be printed/submitted electronically for an individualized assessment.
You can check out our Business and Economics – Scarcity, Supply and Demand PRINTABLE for a printable version of this activity.
Australian Curriculum Links:
ACHASSK119 – The difference between needs and wants, how we are affected by scarcity and why choices need to be made about how limited resources are used.
ACHASSI099 – Examine different viewpoints on actions, events, issues and phenomena in the past and present.