Investment and Savings Teacher Resources
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With an increase in investment, what happens to aggregate demand, aggregate supply, and eventually, long-run aggregate supply? Here you'll find a great explanation of how greater long-run aggregate supply correlates to a wide production possibilities curve.
3 mins 11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
It takes money to make money. A penny saved is a penny earned. Your algebra financiers cooperatively explore investing by choosing between some investment options online. Young investors use a compound interest simulator to predict their financial future and the financial pitfalls of using a credit card.
9th - 12th Math 8 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Understanding a Balance Sheet
A balance sheet is a tool that can help you determine your budget, how you'd like to invest, and key into getting a loan. Teach kids the importance of good accounting practices as they apply to everyday finance. They have a discussion, sharpen their math skills, and fill out a real balance sheet for practice.
10th - 12th Math 9 Views 24 Downloads
Personal Financial Literacy: Saving and Investing
When should you save and when should you invest? In considering this question, your class members will also learn about such concepts as the time value of money, inflation, compounded interest, and income/growth investments. The resource also outlines an online stock market project in which learners work to make wise stock choices.
10th - 12th Math 8 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Business Management and Administration: Compound Interest - A Millionaire's Best Friend
Many math concepts are covered through this resource: percentages, decimals, ratios, exponential functions, graphing, rounding, order of operations, estimation, and solving equations. Colorful worksheets and a link to a Google search for fractals images are included.
6th - 12th Math 74 Views 70 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Sixth graders participate in an simulated investment activity. They examine the purpose of different types of investments before they predict which will be the most successful. Finally, they simulate investing $1,000 in stocks, $1,000 in a savings account, and $1,000 in metals while tracking and comparing the investments over the course of the school year.
6th Math 3 Views 20 Downloads
Make Your Fortune in Stocks
Fourth graders participate in a stock investment activity in which they research stocks to place in an imaginary portfolio. They invest $10,000 in a variety of stocks and track their progress using the Internet or newspapers.
4th Social Studies & History 5 Views 13 Downloads
Mortgage-Backed Securities ll
The descriptions of assets and equity that are used to support loans will help understanding of the complex securities system. The strategies of investments by banks are explained, along with how loans are traded.
10 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
More on IPOs
Although mainly review from previous videos, Sal goes further into depth on IPOs and explores reasons companies raise equity and others purchase it. As he describes the assets and equity of a business, note there is an error in his calculations around 2:30 of pre-money and post-money valuation; address this before moving on.
12 mins Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
A Guide to Financial Analysis
Knowing good project management means knowing how to conduct good financial analysis. Learner are introduced to the ins and outs of financial planning as it relates to cost, benefit, and project capital investment.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 7 Views 7 Downloads
The Golden Years? Upper graders may think retirement is a long way off, but in life everything is just around the corner. They consider what it means to retire and the current trend of parents working for their Students. They research and evaluate retirement plans associated with various careers.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 38 Downloads
New Review Journey to Jo’burg: A South African Story
How did South African apartheid affect the ability of people of color to increase their human capital? Here is a rich lesson in which learners come to understand the relationship between investment in human capital and income, while also gaining insight into the discriminatory practices of South Africa during the mid-1900s.
6th - 8th Language Arts 9 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Many Teenagers Uninformed in Financial Literacy
Young scholars explore the concept of financial literacy. They read an article about the lack of financial literacy among teenagers, discuss what if means to be financially literate, the research a career that will allow them to live their desired lifestyle.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 57 Downloads
Savers & Borrowers: Financial Markets in the United States
Investigate the current financial market and have your class explore savings, borrowing, financial markets, mutual funds, and the stock market. This four-part lesson is designed to help students become knowledgeable and informed consumers.
10th - 12th Math 14 Views 145 Downloads
Spend, Save, Invest or Donate (9-12)
Young scholars explore the concept of personal finance. In this philanthropy lesson, students examine decisions they make about money as they discover the definitions of philanthropy, resources, scarcity, choice, benefits, costs, opportunity cost, interest, interest rate, principal, simple interest, compound interest, and compounding.
9th - 12th Math 22 Views 104 Downloads
Money Smart children
Students elementary financial vocabulary words: spend, save, invest and donate. In this finance lesson, students respond to the story "Sam and the Lucky Moon." Students describe the concepts of wants and needs, resources, scarcity, opportunity and cost.
K - 2nd Language Arts 27 Views 137 Downloads
Students analyze the performance of their portfolio investments to learn students should not be driven by short term gains and losses. In this portfolio investments lesson, students view the investment portfolios and answer the given questions as well as complete the table.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download