In this Year 5 unit students explore the types of resources and how they satisfy needs and wants, addressing aspects of the HASS Australian Curriculum.
✩ It is a 9 lesson unit (designed to be taught over a term) that contains all lesson resources including worksheets and posters*.
✩ This HASS unit also contains an editable PowerPoint presentation that can be displayed during each lesson. It includes the learning intentions/success criteria, key discussion points, worksheets and display resources. This makes teaching every lesson even easier if your classroom has a T.V or Smartboard.
✩ The editable planner includes relevant Australian Curriculum links.
✩ The lessons are kept simple and succinct, five to six steps each, to help you save time. The clear instructions highlight the key points, allowing you to focus on the students and make the most of the learning opportunities.
✩ Mrs Amy123 is known for its fun and engaging lessons that involve a wide range of cooperative learning strategies. This means that some lessons will not feature worksheets, though many will.
✩ This unit also includes a grading guide that shows what each grade (A-E) would look like based on two activities from the unit. This document is also linked to the Achievement Standard for Year 5 HASS.
♦ Editable Planner (5 pages)
♦ 16 lesson resources (5 pages)
♦ Economic Posters (13 pages)
♦ Editable PowerPoint Presentation (85 pages)
♦ Editable Grading Guide (1 page)
♦ Editable learning intentions and success criteria
Version 9 Outcomes Covered:
Economics & Business:
Types of resources, including natural, human and capital, and how they satisfy needs and wants (AC9HS5K08)
Questioning and research: Develop questions to investigate people, events, developments, places and systems (AC9HS5S01)
Locate, collect and organise information and data from primary and secondary sources in a range of formats (AC9HS5S02)
Interpreting, analysing and evaluating: Evaluate information and data in a range of formats to identify and describe patterns and trends, or to infer relationships (AC9HS5S03)
Evaluate primary and secondary sources to determine origin, purpose and perspectives (AC9HS5S04)
Concluding and decision-making: Develop evidence-based conclusions (AC9HS5S05)
Propose actions or responses to issues or challenges and use criteria to assess the possible effects (AC9HS5S06)
Communicating: Present descriptions and explanations, drawing ideas, findings and viewpoints from sources, and using relevant terms and conventions (AC9HS5S07)
Version 8.4 Outcomes Covered:
The impact of bushfires or floods on environments and communities, and how people can respond (ACHASSK114)
Civics and Citizenship:
How people with shared beliefs and values work together to achieve a civic goal (ACHASSK118)
Economics and Business:
The difference between needs and wants and why choices need to be made about how limited resources are used (ACHASSK119)
Types of resources (natural, human, capital) and the ways societies use them to satisfy the needs and wants of present and future generations (ACHASSK120)
Influences on consumer choices and methods that can be used to help make informed personal consumer and financial choices (ACHASSK121)
Skills: ACHASSI095, ACHASSI102, ACHASSI103, ACHASSI104, ACHASSI105
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