Area of Interaction
Community and service
How do we live in relation to others?
How can I contribute to the community?
How can I help others?
How can we communicate our thoughts and try to influence others?
How do the
I buy affect the lives of other people in other parts of the world? How are some companies
employing good business practices while some are not? What can I do about it?
Students will write a business letter and use persuasive
Students will explore
the business practices of companies that make products they buy or want to buy. Students
will consider factors such as working conditions, safety, and child labor/slave labor,
environmental impact, wages, etc.
follow the business letter format and will write
as well as
search for some of these topics
on bad business practices
Child Labor/slave labor
Then, search good business practices.
Best business practices
Good places to work
Good working environment
Safety and the workplace
Go to opposing viewpoints through Meridian page and enter password as Meridian.
Some topics are controversial:
Outsourcing jobs to other