Day 10

Lesson Objectives

  • Identify ways companies compete for your money
  • Be familiar with marketing strategies that encourage people to go into debt or finance large purchases
  • Evaluate how peer pressure can affect spending decisions
  • Summarize factors that influence consumer decisions

Assignment CU3.6

  1. Watch Video CU3.6
  2. Record the missing words from pages 133 of the textbook as they pop up on the left side of the video screen by filling in this form.  (pages 133).
  3. Discussion Questions:
    1. What is branding?
    2. What is brand recognition?
    3. What are some techniques that businesses and marketers use to get you to purchase their products?

Assignment CU3.7

  1. Make a copy of this Google Document (Espanol).
  2. Rename the document Cost of Cool-(Your Initials).
  3. Place the document in your Lesson 3 folder.
  4. Complete the document as directed.