Elementary School Resource
This site provides information about the economy of colonial America. It discusses the use of trade, mercantile, etc. The various people and their roles they had in helping create the economy are mentioned, as well as what some of the colonies were economically known for. The passage teaches about economic terms such as barter, supply and demand.
Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.ECO.9, SS.4.3.b, SS.5.7.c.1 and more!
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