Week 5: Cost

This week’s set of activities will encourage you and your child to discuss how cost can be applied in multiple ways.  There are many activities that will be challenging to a wide range of ages.  You and your child(ten) will have fun while doing lots of thinking and questioning.

 

 

KEY CONCEPT:
Cost

KEY WORDS:
Cost, price, money, bargain, payment, spending, buy, saving, opportunity, value

LEARNING INTENTION:
To understand the various meanings of cost and how it is significant to each of us.

SUCCESS CRITERIA:
We can:
• Identify the cost of items
• Discuss the importance of cost when planning a purchase
• Explain how cost influences our decisions
• Understand that cost is not always associated with money

STRATEGIES USED:
Concept Target, Venn Diagram