1. Visit the Nunavut
Handbook site. Select “English”, then select the
link about halfway down the page.
2. Click on “Economy”
in the third paragraph. Read the information in the
Create a word web to help you sort through the information.
a) Draw two large circles. Label the first circle “subsistence
and the second circle wage economy.
b) Define each of those two types of economy in its own circle.
c) Read the article again. As you read, draw a smaller circle
you read about. Write its name in the circle,
a note or two about what it is.Draw arrows to
of your larger circles each smaller circle belongs
word web might look something like this,
you may have more circles, or you may have fewer:
3. Find a partner and
share your word web with them. Create a role play in
the two of you discuss both types of economy. Can you think of
advantages and disadvantages for both types? What part of the
would you like to work in? Why? In your role play, make sure
audience will understand the two different types of economy!