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Posted: 08/26/2008
Fed resource: Wishes and Rainbows
Short description: Answers to Road To Roota Questions
Lesson time: 60 minutes
Materials: A copy of Wishes and Rainbows for each student. It is available on the Boston Fed's web site too so you could also project it and read it as a classroom activity..
Audience: Elementary School
Grades: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Subjects: Economics
Concepts: Economics - Opportunity Cost, Scarcity
Documents: Discussion Questions and answers - both sets.doc
The Teacher's Guide to Wishes and Rainbows has two sets of discussion questions - one for younger and one for older students. Here are some suggested answers to those questions.
Submitted by: Laura Warmke
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond - econ ed intern