Our Business World is for students in grades 5 to 6. The focus of the program is on the power of Canadian entrepreneurial spirit in a free enterprise system. Students learn by doing through fun, relevant activities and can apply the lessons learned to help them succeed tomorrow.
After completing the program, students will be prepared to:
Identify why businesses are created and how they adapt to change
Know where customers come from and how to keep them
Understand the negative and positive ways businesses can impact the community and environment
Talk about the history of some Canadian businesses and how they’ve changed over time
Understand the importance of innovation
Understand of the importance of innovation
Describe what makes an entrepreneur innovative
Students can also access our self-directed program through the JA Campus.
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Use the links below for more information about getting involved with Our Business World.
To check program availability, or for more information, contact your local JA office.
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