Help your Year 5 Business and Economics students to answer the question “What is an Economy?” why it exists and how it impacts their lives with this fun interactive game and digital resources for your paperless or 1:1 classroom.
This game is interactive and lots of fun. Your students will love getting their own business card and taking on the persona of a local business owner. Students are required to interact with each other to discuss how they connect with other business owners in their local community as a citizen and as a business owner. This activity will generate lots of discussions and highlight the importance of an economy to a local community. They will also develop an understanding of their role in the local and global community.
Everything you need in this resource. Teaching notes and a detailed lesson plan are also included.
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)
★Teaching notes, lesson plan and business cards to print for your students
★An interactive Google Slides Product that students will complete online. The file can then be printed/submitted electronically for an individualized assessment.
★ 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.
Want to buy the printable paper version instead? CLICK HERE Business and Economics – What is an Economy? Game and Activity
Australian Curriculum Links:
ACHASSK119 – The difference between needs and wants 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.