The Scoop on Local Business

How do local businesses support their state or regional economy? The New York Times has prepared another great instructional activity for your class. They begin by listing products grown or manufactured in their state or region then write interview questions to ask an owner of a local business that uses local products. This is a hands on way to teach the relationship between business, economy, and the community.

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