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4th Grade Economics

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This is an Economics unit that I use in my 4th grade class.  My district uses a text book called Social Studies Alive!  I refer to this book in this lesson.  I purchased an Econ. document from teacherspayteachers.com that you may purchase as well if you are interested.

Learning Targets: 
Identify questions economists ask in examining the United States
Describe some characteristics of a market economy
Describe how positive and negative incentives influence behavior in a market economy.
Explain how price affects decisions about purchasing goods and services
Explain how specialization and division of labor increase productivity
Author: 
arienstra
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Creative Commons Licence
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