Consumer Math and Personal Finance Teacher Resources
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Becoming a Wise Consumer: Comparison Shopping
Helping adolescents make sound financial choices with effective, accurate cost comparisons is especially important considering how much marketing is directed their way. Make use of varied technology to keep them engaged: text polling,...
7th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Just Sign Here: Bottom-Line Personal Finance Myths
Young scholars explore budgeting myths. In this personal finance lesson plan, students complete a series of activities that help them recognize the pros and cons of credit. Young scholars also discover the process for obtaining loans....
8th - 12th Social Studies & History
Clickety Clack, Let's Keep Track!
It's not just about banking, it's about the math needed to balance and keep track of personal finance. Middle schoolers simulate banking transactions, compare answers, and practice recording savings deposits and withdrawals. They work to...
7th - 9th Social Studies & History
New Review Beatrice’s Goat: A Lesson on Savings Goals
Youngsters learn the meaning of saving and how to reach savings goals by first reading a story of a young Ugandan girl who is gifted a goat, and then discovering the opportunity costs of savings decisions made by her and her family.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Rising Gas Prices – Compounding and Inflation
Financial literacy skills and exponential models are connected by the compound interest formula in this task centered on inflation calculations. Collaborative learners get experience collecting data from the given websites and exploring...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed