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Need it or Want It?

Need it or Want It?

Need or Want

Brief Description:

This lesson will address five commodities, produced in Florida or elsewhere that help to meet both our needs and wants. Students will sequence the pictures from farm to consumer and sort two finished products into either the need or want category.

Objectives: Students will be able to:

  1. Identify the differences between wants and needs;
  2. Identify the raw material source for five common needs;
  3. Sequence the steps between farm to consumer for five common commodities;
  4. Sort products from each raw material that are either a need or a want; and
  5. Locate agricultural products that meet needs on a commodity map of Florida.