District Established Goals (Grade Level Expectations):
  • Understand that productive resources -natural, human, capital- are scarce; therefore, choices are made about how individuals, businesses, governments, and societies allocate these resources
  • Understand that economic policies affect markets
  • Readers critically analyze the structures of texts, evaluate claims and perspectives, synthesize information, and make meaning of complex concepts. 
  • Writers demonstrate and expand their understanding by researching, engaging in the writing process, and crafting authentic argumentative and informative texts.



Poverty and Wealth