Demand Schedules Lesson Plan

Instructor: Sharon Linde
Teach your students what a demand schedule is, how to read one and why they exist with this lesson plan. A video lesson explains key ideas, then students do a real-world application activity and take a quiz.

Learning Objectives

After this lesson, students will be able to:

  • Define 'demand schedule.'
  • Explain the purpose of a demand schedule.
  • Read and create a demand schedule.


50 minutes for core lesson, plus several class periods for application activity

Curriculum Standards


Follow precisely a complex multistep procedure when carrying out experiments, taking measurements, or performing technical tasks; analyze the specific results based on explanations in the text.


Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 11-12 texts and topics.


Synthesize information from a range of sources (e.g., texts, experiments, simulations) into a coherent understanding of a process, phenomenon, or concept, resolving conflicting information when possible.


Lesson video Market Demand Schedule

Key Vocabulary

  • Economics
  • Demand
  • Quantity demanded
  • Demand schedule
  • Market demand schedule

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