Lesson 9 - Year 8 Economics - Natural Disasters and supply


There is a small sample of slides shown for this lesson.

There are 14 slides in this lesson.

The lesson examines the Australian banana market and the effect of the cyclone that destroyed banana crops. Students are given an information sheet and create a poster on the effects of natural disasters on supply.

Ouline of lesson below:

  • Banana Market – case study Australia
  • Worksheet and banana pattern needed for this
  • Film on the Banana Market
  • Poster activity – using worksheet for information in workbook

Because there is a film in this lesson it has to be sent by USB.

The worksheet can be found in the webshop under resources or alternatively you can use a similar worksheet of your own.

The power point can be edited so therefore changing the slides is easy so you can use your own resources.