Wants on a Continuum

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Students will understand that people can't have everything that they want and that they must make choices. Working in groups students will prioritize a list of goods in the order of their wants from greatest to least. Students will display and discuss their work with the use of a whiteboard.

•  Lesson (pdf)

•  Whiteboard (SMART/notebook)


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Audience:   Elementary School
Language:   English
Subjects:   Economics
Resource Types:   Lessons, SMART/Promethean/Whiteboard
Concepts:   Wants

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