June 05, 2013 - Clear Lake Elementary fourth-graders held their annual Economics Fair May 30. They each started their own business and created a product to sell to their fellow students.
Payton Diem (left) debates buying a piece of jewelry from Lorey’on Foster. (click for larger version)
The students learned economic concepts such as scarcity, human resources, goods versus services, competition and supply and demand.
CJ Carnacchio is editor for The Oxford Leader. He lives in the Village of Oxford with his wife Connie and daughter Larissa. When he's not busy working on the newspaper, he enjoys cigars/pipes, Martinis/Scotch, hunting and fishing.