Area of Development – Social Studies: Economics

Indicators typical for a child between the ages of 3 and 5 for this area:

  • Begins to understand what services community workers provide
    • Understands that fire fighters help others in many ways
    • Understands that police officers help people in different ways
    • Begins to understand that there are other community workers that help the community
  • Begins to understand the concept of money
    • Understands that money can buy items
    • Understands that some items cost more than others

Related Storytime Shares:
Social Studies: Economics 1 (Community Helpers/Jobs)

Social Studies: Economics 2 (Money)

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2 thoughts on “Area of Development – Social Studies: Economics

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