Caty startles Buddy out of a daydream to ask if he would buy a toy from her fundraising catalog. When Buddy shows interest, Caty explains that when he chooses to use his money to buy a toy, he will be giving up something else that the money could be used to purchase. In this case, Buddy will give up his bicycle savings.
Essential Question: What happens when you can’t get everything that you want?
Learning Objective: Students will learn that whenever a choice is made, something is given up.
Essential Vocabulary: buyer, choice, money, saving, seller, spending
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