Social Studies
  Grade Level:   9  
  EALR:   2. ECONOMICS The student applies understanding of economic concepts and systems to analyze decision-making and the interactions between individuals, households, businesses, governments, and societies.  
  Anchor Standard:   2.4 Understands the economic issues and problems that all societies face.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   2.4.1 Analyzes and evaluates how people across the world have addressed issues involved with the distribution of resources and sustainability in the past or present.  
-Examines and critiques how the Soviet Union's distribution of resources affected the standard of living.
-Examines and critiques how Canada has distributed resources to its people.
-Examines and critiques how China's use of resources has addressed sustainability.
-Examines and critiques the sustainability of Sri Lanka's use of resources.
Suggested Unit
  • World—Emergence and Development of New Nations (1900—present)