Consumer Math and Personal Finance Teacher Resources
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The Berenstain Bears' Mad, Mad, Mad Toy Craze
Students explore personal finances. In this money management lesson, students read The Berenstain Bears' Mad, Mad, Mad Toy Craze. Students examine the spending habits of Brother Bear and Sister Bear. Students analyze opportunity costs as well.
2nd - 4th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
Students explore personal finance issues. In this goods and services lesson, students read Yard Sale and discuss the spending habits of the characters. Students examine opportunity costs as they analyze the decisions the characters made regarding money.
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
One-To-One: Consumer Math
For this consumer math worksheet, students count the number of butterflies in a group and draw a line to match the same number of flowers in a group. Students match four groups so that there is the same number of butterflies as flowers in each group.
K - 1st Math 3 Views 53 Downloads
Introduction to Earning Interest: What are APR and APY?
Students explore saving and investing money. In this middle school personal finance lesson, students define and use investment vocabulary, explore compound interest and its effect of savings, and compute simple and compound interest. Students compare and contrast annual percentage rate and annual percentage yield.
7th - 8th Math 6 Views 34 Downloads
Consumer Math Lesson
Students explore mathematics by participating in a real world activity. In this consumer math lesson, students utilize mock monetary funds to purchase school supplies and practice making transactions. Students identify coins by shape, size, color and amount.
Pre-K - 1st Math 10 Views 61 Downloads
Demanding More Money by Supplying More Skills
Eleventh graders investigate a new application of the supply and demand concept. Basic personal finance concepts, such as scarcity of human resources and their relationship to different levels of income are explored and reinforced.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Personal Finance and Budget
Investigate personal finances and budgeting with your middle schoolers. They calculate their cost of living given various costs of amenities. They use their calculations to determine if their expenses exceed their income, if so they must re-do their budget.
8th - 9th Math 12 Views 149 Downloads
New Review The Car Deal Package
Buying a car is no easy task, and can have major long-term consequences if done without proper financial knowledge. Ensure your learners are prepared with the information and criteria for comparing different car deals and signing contracts.
10th - 12th Math 6 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Students explore percentages by participating in a consumer math activity. For this economics lesson, students read different math scenarios and identify the price of an item after a special discount has been given. Students utilize calculators to identify number percentages.
5th - 9th Math 16 Views 88 Downloads
Skill Twenty-Nine: Use Numbers
"But when will we ever use this?" is a question that is commonly heard in classrooms, particularly in mathematics. Have your learners anticipate the response to their own question by collectively brainstorming occupations in which using numbers and mathematical processes will come to their rescue!
9th - Higher Ed Math 9 Views 8 Downloads
Extra Credit: It’s No Fairy Tale
Young scholars discuss their knowledge of payday loans and credit cards. For this Economics lesson, students complete a read an article and Q&A activity in groups, and play a vocabulary bingo game and a quiz game on payday loans. Young scholars review a case study on payday loans and calculate the costs of credit usage.
9th - 12th Math 20 Views 161 Downloads
Banking and Budgeting
Middle schoolers explore personal finance. They investigate spending, saving, and budgeting. Practice writing checks, managing a checking account, and developing a personal saving plan. A great way to bring the real world into the classroom.
7th - 8th Math 42 Views 389 Downloads
What is the Importance of Developing Job Skills?
Financial literacy is the way to teach! The class works in small groups to discover the relationship between education and income level. They use their math and problem-solving skills to complete two different activities. They work out a team budget, then work through a scenario based budgeting game.
7th - 8th Math 49 Views 121 Downloads
Using children's picture books and role-playing activities, youngsters begin to learn about personal finance management. These lesson plans are engaging and intend to endow pupils with skills for making wise decisions with money as they become adults.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads