Lesson 8Allocation: Who Should Get It?
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After introducing the concept of allocation, your students will explore the idea by playing a game that demonstrates the difficulty of deciding how to distribute things. After reviewing the seven methods of allocation together, your students will debate which method they feel is best and why.
- Grades 5-6
National Standards Addressed
Common Core Language Arts
- Informational Text RI.5.4, RI.5.9
- Speaking and Listening SL.5.1, SL.5.4
C3 Social Studies
- Once There Was and Was Not