Needs Vs. Wants Tina Thompson, Heather Wain, Shannon Wain
Agenda: Essential Question: How do needs differ between cultures and between individuals? Standards: SS2E1 The student will explain that because of scarcity, people must make choices and incur opportunity costs. • Traveling and Camping with needs and wants • “The Rag Coat” • Vocabulary Review • Choices, Choices, Choices • Quilting Bee
Let’s Think Together… • What are a few things that humans need to survive? • What is a need? • What is a want?
Do you think different people who live in different places around the world need different things? • If so, what are some things they might need that you do not need? • What are some things you need that they may not need?
Do you think different people who live in different places around the world wantdifferent things? • If so, what are some things they might wantthat you do not want? • What are some things you wantthat they may not want?