BPS District Social Studies Standards Book
K-12 Grade Bands
Grade Placement: 12..........1/2 credit.......... Semester 1 or 2
The course focuses on the modified market economy of the United States, how it compares to other economic systems, and the role of the United States in the global marketplace. Students will learn how individuals and societies use their resources
to satisfy their wants/needs. This course should enable students to apply economic knowledge to their daily lives.
SST-HS.E Economics Domain
SST-HS.E.01 Analyze the concept of scarcity when making economic decisions.
SST-HS.E.03 Analyze how supply and demand impact the allocation of goods and services.
SST-HS.E.04 Analyze the various institutions that drive and support the market economy.
SST-HS.E.05 Evaluate the various macroeconomic measurements available to determine an economy’s size and strength.
Describe various measurements of macroeconomics.