Time for Cranberries

In this lesson, students will craft and perfect a definition of “entrepreneur” and make a list of key entrepreneurial characteristics. Students will then read Time for Cranberries, which tells a story of a modern entrepreneurial family who grows cranberries. Students will learn how to distinguish between entrepreneurs and employees, and will write a sequel to the story in which one of the characters demonstrates characteristics of an entrepreneur.
Grade levels: 3-5
Key Concepts: Careers and Income, Entrepreneurship
Resource type: Lesson Plans
Time requirement: 30-60 minutes
Time for Cranberries

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Time for Cranberries