Spotting Resources

 

Spotting Resources
From Lesson 2 - Spotting Economics: From Africa to Ice Cream
Tune: Skip To My Lou

Music Connection: Use this song to reinforce the concepts of natural, human, and capital resources.

Challenge: Change verses, giving other examples of each type of resource.

Sun and trees and oil and land,
Sun and trees and oil and land,
Sun and trees and oil and land,
Are natural resources.

Machines and tools, computers and trucks,
Machines and tools, computers and trucks,
Machines and tools, computers and trucks,
Are capital resources.

Farmers, doctors, secretaries,
Farmers, doctors, secretaries,
Farmers, doctors, secretaries,
Are human resources.

Wheels on bikes, and paper in books,
Wheels on bikes, and paper in books,
Wheels on bikes, and paper in books,
Are intermediate goods.

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