8th Grade (SST) Economics Domain: Benchmark for Standard: SST-08.E.01 Analyze the concept of scarcity when making economic decisions.
SST-08.E.01.1 Analyze the basic concepts of economic thinking.
Guiding Topics: Needs and wants, supply and demand, opportunity cost and tradeoffs, scarcity and choice, cost-benefit analysis, production possibilities, interpret visual representations of data (e.g., bar graphs, line graphs, pie charts)
Student Learning Targets:
Skills (Performance) Targets
The Student can ...
... with help, demonstrate a partial understanding of some of the simpler details and processes (Score 2.0 content) and some of the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
... demonstrate no major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details and processes but exhibits major errors or omissions regarding the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
“The Standard.” ... demonstrate no major errors or omissions regarding any of the information and processes that were end of instruction expectations.
... demonstrate in-depth inferences and applications regarding more complex material that go beyond end of instruction expectations.
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