MONEY, TRADING and BUSINESS
This unit includes historical and current information about money, trading and business. The concepts and presented through slides for each topic. Each topic also has lesson notes for students and activities for learning.
Fourteen lessons consisting of the following topics:
Why people trade
Bartering in the Ancient World
Money, trading and business words.
What is money?
The history of money
Things that we should all know about money.
Responsibility – looking after our money Budgets
Banks and banking
Going into business – A Business Plan
Different Types of Business.
Shares, Stocks and Bonds
Interest and Dividends
This topic/theme, for 8 to 11 year olds, explores the question, “Was 2020 the worst year ever?”
“No!” say twenty-eight historians who were surveyed by CBT Therapy and the app, Bloom. The year 2020 is, according to them, 6th on the list. Let’s look at the other five devastating events that are considered even worse than Covid.
- 1347 The Black Death
- 1944 The Holocaust
- 1816 World without Summer
- 1644 Ming Dynasty Collapse
- 410 AD The Sacking of Rome