1st Grade, Production and Consumption, Economics, Content Statement: 12. People produce and consume goods and services in the community. Literature: Alexander, Who Used To Be Rich Last Sunday by Judith Viorst. Relates: The class will create a mall. Split the students into groups and have them choose an item to sell (producer) in their store. They will create these items. After a week of accumulating fake money from good behavior, students will go to other stores and buy goods (consumer).