Gone to market

Photo by Lauren M. Wilson.

Mackenzie Foust (left) purchases a good from Regan Cornett at a store set up in Jeanne Paff's first grade classroom at Lancaster Elementary School. The first graders spent four weeks studying the economy learning about jobs, purchasing, product production, scarcity, price changes, advertising and budgeting. The unit culminated with this market place activity on Friday, March 22.