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Economics - Grade 12 - Week Two

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Grade 12 Economics

Week 2 April 6-April 10

 Social Studies Objectives: Students will be able to:  
  • Explain factors of production
  • Apply the factors of production by completing a graphic organizer
  • Define market.

Lessons: 

Lesson 1: Complete the IXL activity to learn what a market is OR the Newsela articles and complete the quiz for each. 

IXL: (log in to Clever to access these links) 

E.5 What is a market  

 
HYPERLINK "https://www.ixl.com/social-studies/grade-8/costs-and-benefits" 

Newsela: (log in to Clever to access this link) 

What is human capital? 

In 3-5 sentences explain why an employer would invest in human capital. 

Lesson 2: Watch the videos and summarize each in two sentences. 

 

Lesson 3: Watch the current events video 

Current Events: 

IPhone Factors of Production   

How many iPhone components does the video highlight? 

Lesson 4: Complete the activity in the assessments section. 

For extra practice, complete the Enrichment Activity 

Enrichment Activities: 
Choose of the components of an iPhone (from the video) and research how they are made/mined and the factors of production for that component.  Write two paragraphs of your findings. 

Assessments:
Explain what the factors of production are to 3 people. Ask them each to come up with a simple item and create a chart listing components of that item that fit into each category. List who you explained it to and create your charts. 

Vocabulary

Market: a means by which the exchange of goods and services takes place as a result of buyers and sellers being in contact with one another.

Factors of Production: the inputs needed for the creation of a good or service. The factors of production include land, labor, entrepreneurship, and capital. 

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