EMS (Grade 7-9) Curriculum


This primary/high school package is designed for the Economic Management Sciences subject and includes a wide variety of modules which best align to the subject. These modules greatly assist the teacher in exploring concepts relating to the themes included in the national curriculum – The entrepreneur; Entrepreneur’s day; Starting a business and constructing a business plan; the Production process and the Circular flow of goods.  

The package leaves sufficient space for the teacher to pick and choose modules to use at their own creative discretion whilst also ensuring that the lessons are relevant, innovative and engaging.



Access all of the Business of Social Good curriculum that applies to Economic Management Sciences in Primary/High School (Grades 7-9; Ages 12-15)

What’s included in this package?

  • 6 Modules
  • 24 Lesson plans
  • 1 Big Project
  • Teachers notes and presentations
  • Learner worksheets, activities and experiments

The curriculum modules have been beautifully created and designed by our partner EcoRise who have been designing curriculum and staff development training’s for over 10 years.
This specific package includes the Business of Social Good project, which challenges the learners to create a sustainable business that ticks the triple bottom line. This can align perfectly to school market days and projects which challenge the entrepreneurial skills of the youth.

Lessons include teacher and student resources such as PowerPoint presentations and student worksheets as well as cross-disciplinary connections, assessment rubrics, cultural adaptation suggestions, technology integration, opportunities for differentiation, and community connections and service ideas.

Economic Management Sciences themes aligned:

  • Businesses
  • The Entrepreneur
  • Starting a business
  • Entrepreneur’s day
  • Production process
  • Circular flow
  • Business plan

Each module includes a spelt out alignment to the CAPS curriculum in the module description. Each module is aligned as best as possible to the subject themes, sub-themes and concepts included in each term.

Modules included in this package:

  • Introducing Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainability (4 lessons)
  • Identifying Personal Strengths and Group Challenges (4 lessons)
  • Exploring the Issue in Greater Depth (4 lessons)
  • Brainstorming a Variety of Solutions (4 lessons)
  • Choosing and Refining a Solution (4 lessons)
  • Sharing the Vision (4 lessons)