Grades 3-5 Economics: Money, Interdependence, and Taxation


3-5 Core Curriculum – Economics: Money, Interdependence, and Taxation

In this fun and interactive unit study, designed to meet and exceed state and national standards, your children will review the economic concepts of trade and money before moving into the study of economic interdependence, specialization, and taxation. With over 28 activities and 12 hands-on exercises, your children will be fascinated from beginning to end. Each chapter includes a variety of activities, including videos, hands-on projects, interactive websites, readings, worksheets, charts, games, and much more to make learning economics relevant and FUN!

This unit study is part of our economics core curriculum series for grades 3-5. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 20 hours.

Take a peek inside:
Trade and barter
History of money
How banks work
Global interdependence
Division of labor
Opportunity cost
Public and private services
Income tax
Property tax
Sales tax
and much more!

All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. But this unit study is not just a collection of web sites to read! It is much more than that! The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!

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