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Entrepreneurship Classroom Activities

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Date Added to MERLOT: April 25, 2001
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 05, 2012
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The Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education
Submitter : Cathy Swift

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This site contains 13 classroom activities for an entrepreneurship class. In addition to background information about a variety of topics (Promotion Basics, Franchising Know-How, Ethical Behavior), discussion questions or small group projects are also included.

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Primary Audience: College General Ed
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Language: English
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Avatar for Yolanda Williams-Davis
3 years ago

Yolanda Williams-Davis (Faculty)

Content clearly offers activities that align to core subjects taught to elementary aged children yet introduces students to business ownership. I would suggest learning objectives for each section of activities. I would also suggest that students are challenged to think through their buying decisions as a part of the activities. For example, challenge students to explain why, when, how and where they make their purchases whereby you would tie the responses into the Decision Making / Communications Skills section. …Very good selection of activities for engaging children in career development and entrepreneurship.

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Engaging technology such as online games and including documentaries about youth entrepreneurs to deliver several of the activities would be also be recommended.

Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes

Avatar for Sherrie Lewis
3 years ago

Sherrie Lewis (Faculty)

This activity contains some great introduction to types of business ventures.  Consider discussing licensing, and management agreements.  Create learning objectives. Narrow your scope or add resources for different types of ventures so they can be consistently covered.

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Use high resolution graphics.


Avatar for Trellany Thomas-Evans
4 years ago

Trellany Thomas-Evans (Faculty)

This resource provides basic information for individuals seeking to start or grow a small business. While the site provides good information, including teaching tools and resources, it is not interactive or engaging.

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This website requires only basic online navigational skills.
Time spent reviewing site: 15 minutes

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