Cut up and match the sources of income and expenditure for an individual or household into debits and credits. Use in the introductory lesson of analysed cash books.
Print sets on coloured paper for longevity of resource
Sewing machine and sewing equipment puzzle for Home Economics/ Textiles/ Craft classes.
Match the keywords to their definitions to make a large hexagon.
Print sets on coloured card for longevity of resource.
Basic demand and supply questions suitable for Junior Cycle Business or Senior Cycle Economics.
Students are asked to draw graphs based on different scenarios.
Remember S.A.L.T. rule - Size of graph, Always use a ruler, Label axis/curves, Title of graph.
Case study style activity sheet on nutrition through the lifecycle - babies, children, adolescents, adults, pregnant/lactating women, the elderly.
I assigned one per group of students, and asked them to complete activity 1 on white boards. Each group presented and the class summarised the information into six tables. Activity 2 and 3 were used to stretch learning for those who were finished earlier than others.