University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Teaching Resources: Entrepreneurship

A study by Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation on economic development in Arkansas recommended that we grow we our own businesses. For almost 20 years, the Moore Center has been planting seeds of understanding that have resulted in many exciting programs and the development of a curriculum for upper elementary and middle school students in Arkansas.

Learn about entrepreneurship, cost of production, profit and loss through this creative business simulation.

NAEE Silver Award

Diamond in the Rough Lesson



Entrepreneurship: Arkansas Style -- Arkansas teachers wrote these lessons that feature Arkansas entrepreneurs and utilize Arkansas resources. This curriculum includes nine activities and sample business plans for students ages nine to twenty. Use the lesson on The Entrepreneur Next Door and Profile – Arkansas Entrepreneurs to teach your students to profile entrepreneurs from your region. Submit them to the Moore Center for inclusion on the Arkansas Entrepreneur Case Studies page.

Mr. Sam Lesson and Activity

Field Trip to Walton Five and Dime

Entrepreneur Questionnaire

Arkansas Entrepreneur Case Studies: Dog Party USA

Entrepreneur Game

Social Entrepreneur Weebly

Puzzling Entrepreneurs

Live Binder for ALE Entrepreneurship Education