Academic Standard: Subject

Economics
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Set: 
Social Studies (2014-2019)
Type: 
Subject
Grade range: 
K
 
Elements within this Subject
 
Standard
K.5 
Distinguish between wants and needs.
K.6 
Identify and explain how the basic human needs of food, clothing, shelter and transportation are met.
K.7 
Explain the benefits of saving money.
K.8 
Explain why people work and recognize different types of jobs, including work done in the home, school, and community.
K.9 
Give examples of how family members, friends, and/or acquaintances use money directly or indirectly (cash, check or credit card) to make purchases.
Use words relating to work including wants, needs, jobs, money, buying and selling, in writing, drawing and conversation.