Entrepreneurship Activities

INTERACTIVE: Influenc'd

In this activity, students will:

  • Make decisions and prioritize tasks to meet professional, financial, and other goals
  • Discuss what they think a normal day looks like for social media influencers
  • Analyze what goes into becoming a successful social media influencer

ECON: I've Got An Idea!

Students will create new product ideas, iterate on the ideas of others, and analyze how this process can affect prices and the budgets of consumers.

ANALYZE: 4 Elevator Pitches

In this activity, students will:

  • Analyze the effectiveness of sample business pitches.

ANALYZE: Advertising Campaigns

In this activity, students will:

  • Identify mediums of advertising.
  • Analyse the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

ANALYZE: Sample Business Plans

In this activity, students will:

  • Analyze one sample business plan on their own.
  • Compare their classmate's analyses on other sample business plans.
  • Understand what elements make a compelling business plan.

CREATE: A Business Idea

In this activity, students will:

  • Brainstorm business ideas using the problem / solution lens.

INTERVIEW: An Entrepreneur

In this activity, students will:

  • Identify entrepreneurs in their community.
  • Interview one of these entrepreneurs using a list questions that they have developed.

PROJECT: Can I Be An Entrepreneur If I Don’t Own My Own Business?

In this project, students will be able to:

  • Debate whether a person can be considered an entrepreneur if they do not own their own business.

PROJECT: Pitch Your Business Idea

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • Create a business presentation, advertisement, and elevator pitch.
  • Present their work to their classmates.

RESEARCH: Great Innovators & Innovations

In this activity, students will:

  • Research innovators and innovations that have impacted society.