The Economy — Lesson 120

The Global Economy

Students break into groups of four, and play a game in which they make trades to obtain items needed to complete a particular recipe.

What Students Learn

1. How do we get the products we need?

  • Importing products to make the economy work

2. How do other countries get what they need?

  • Exporting our products to other countries

Suggested Time

  • Preview and Episode Viewing: 45 minutes
  • Activity 1: 30 minutes

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