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Practicing comparison shopping


Students review features of different watches to explore comparison shopping.

Big idea

Product research and comparison shopping can help you make informed buying decisions.

Essential questions

  • What features might you compare before making an expensive purchase? 
  • How can you make thoughtful spending decisions?


  • Research and compare watch features 
  • Analyze the data collected to make an informed buying decision

What students will do

  • Identify the features and costs of three watches.
  • Analyze and compare the data gathered on the watches’ features.
  • Decide on a watch that meets their needs, wants, and budget.

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Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.

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