Investment and Savings Teacher Resources
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Compounding with 100% Interest Rates
Your young economists will be amazed at the effect of compounding interest more frequently in this collaborative task about making sound financial choices. Learners are walked through the calculations of a couple of examples and then expected to continue the calculations in a table of values.
9th - 12th Math 8 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Banks, Credit & the Economy
Take your learners through a virtual tour of the US mint to learn about currency, and then discover the role of the Federal Reserve as the nation's central bank. Readings will also provide an overview of banks and lending, saving/investing, and the function of loaning.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 15 Views 12 Downloads CCSS: Designed
An Historical Stock Jaunt: Post WWII through 2001
Young scholars analyze the stock market from Post WWII through today. Through an interactive simulation, students are given an opportunity to earn "millions". They will analyze the stock market from a historical perspective and explain the reason why long-term investments are important for investors.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 Downloads
Student determine a safe debt load. In this credit interview lesson, students explore the importance of budgeting, saving and investing. They examine the pros and cons of using a credit card. Students discuss how to build credit, apply for a loan, and study what is a safe debt load.
9th - 12th Math 5 Views 69 Downloads
Introduce ecology classes to biodiversity and interdependence in ecosystems with a PowerPoint presentation. Then, they get up-close and personal with the invertebrate world by collecting insects, classifying them, and graphing their data. Links to the slide show, instructions for insect sampling, and dichotomous keys for identification are all provided for your convenience.
6th - 12th Science 25 Views 12 Downloads
Money Smart Choices
Your class can explore personal finance concepts with this money and philanthropy lesson. They define and discuss the terms spend, save, donate, and invest as they relate to the personal use of money. In groups, they work to explore many aspects of economic literacy and create financial plans that include graphs representing their decisions.
6th - 8th Math 45 Views 111 Downloads
Introduction to Earning Interest Financial Basics - Teens and Money - SaveAndInvest.org
Middle schoolers need to learn how to make their money work for them. From engaging in the lesson presented here, they will gain an understanding of investment vocabulary, how compound interest works, and will compute simple and compound interest in simulated investment scenarios.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 16 Views 33 Downloads
Introduction to Banking
Learners explore money. In this money lesson, students gain knowledge on how to save, invest, and spend money. Learners participate in an activity where they must decide how to use their money. Students then compare the different ways they used their money.
3rd - 4th Math 8 Views 51 Downloads
Reading Comprehension 6: Level 12
Although designed as an assessment, consider using this resource as the basis for a lesson on reading comprehension strategies or as a practice exercise. The five multiple choice questions, based on a short passage about stock market investing, are followed by a richly detailed answer and explanation key.
11th - 12th Language Arts 13 Views 45 Downloads
Human Capital for Money
Young citizens consider their career options, the relationship between education and income, and human capital. They use the provide online worksheets to locate the education and prospective salaries for each of three potential occupations.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 12 Downloads
Invest in Your Education
Young scholars explore the concept of budgeting. In this budgeting lesson, students are given a budget in which they must purchase classroom objects such as desks, chairs, calculators, and others. Young scholars apply discounts to the items.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 7 Downloads
New Review Interesting Interest Rates
Your young bankers compare earning interest accumulated yearly and monthly to decide which method most increases their balance. Using an exponential function to model the bank balance affords the learners more practice connecting these handy equations to a real-life context.
9th - 12th Math 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed