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Needs And Wants
Students evaluate how income, values, and priorities affect wants and needs. They also analyze how wants and needs change over time, and learn the financial responsibility involved with running a household. Working in groups, students choose the “Needs and Wants” of a fictional community.
- 11.1: Financial and Resource Management — 11.1.6.C: Describe the adaptability to meet basic human needs, 13.1.5.E: Describe the factors that influence career choices.
Career, Education, and Work Standards:
- 13.1.5.H: Connect personal interests and abilities and academic strengths to personal career options
- 13.3.8.C: Explain and demonstrate conflict resolution skills, problem solving, negotiation, group dynamics.