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Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   6  
  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.  
  Component:   2.1 Understands that people have to make choices between wants and needs and evaluate the outcomes of those choices.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   2.1.1 Analyzes the costs and benefits of economic choices made by groups and individuals in the past or present.  
 
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Example
-Examines how the Phoenicians' use of finite natural resources forced them to relocate.
Suggested Unit
  • World—Ancient Civilizations (8000 BCE—600 CE)