INTRODUCTION

Goods are items we can use and buy. They are things we can see and feel. Services are activities we buy and use, but can't really feel or hold. When we pay for services, we are paying for someone to do something for us.

TASK

In this lesson you will learn about workers who produce goods and perform services, learn what workers produce and identify whether they are producing goods or services, and identify other goods and services produced by workers. You will also give examples of human resources that are producers, and identify goods and services produced by workers.

PROCESS

Click on the link to learn what a veterinarian does. Use the red arrows to help you move around. Don't forget to print out your badge and answers.

What A Veterinarian Does  

Click on the link to learn what a pizza maker does. Use the red arrows to help you move around. Don't forget to print out your badge and answers.

What A Pizza Maker Does    

Click on the link to learn what a mayor does. Use the red arrows to help you move around. Don't forget to print out your badge and answers.

What A Mayor Does  

Click on the link to learn what a police officer does. Use the red arrows to help you move around. Don't forget to print out your badge and answers.

What A Police Officer Does   

Click on the link to learn what a pediatrician does. Use the red arrows to help you move around. Don't forget to print out your badge and answers.

What A Pediatrician Does  

 

CONCLUSION

You have learned about the many different things that people do. You have also learned to Identify goods and services produced by workers.

ASSESSMENT ACTIVITY

Answer the following questions.

  1. What are goods?
     
  2. What are some examples of goods?
     
  3. What are services
     
  4. What are some examples of services provided by a veterinarian… librarian… etc.?
     
  5. What are producers?
     
  6. What are examples of producers of services?
     
  7. What are examples of producers of goods?
     
  8. Workers who work to produce goods and services are what type of resources?