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Grade K-2
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Lesson

Open for Business

Time: 45 mins,
Updated: October 18 2019,
Author: Marsha Masters
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Objective

Students will be able to:

  • Define characteristics of entrepreneurship, identify risks and rewards of being an entrepreneur.
  • Distinguish between businesses that produce goods and those that provide services.

In this economics lesson, students will read a popular children’s book to learn about entrepreneurship.