We all know that businesses are about providing goods and services in exchange for money. We also know that it is usually the responsibility of governments and non-government/non-profit organisations to solve social problems like crime, unemployment and environmental problems like habitat loss and pollution. However, wouldn’t it be great if businesses could help find ways to address these social and environmental problems while also making a profit? Learn from the people already doing it.
This is a good activity for kids to complete independently.
Ideal for: Lower Secondary
- think and connect
Time required: 40 minutes
Curriculum connections: Business and Economics, Personal and Social Capability, Ethical Understanding, Sustainability
Complete lesson for classroom teachers:
How to be an ethical entrepreneur – Year 7 & 8
- Device with internet capability
- Pen & paper (optional)
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