Investment and Savings Teacher Resources
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What is A Stock Screener?
Learners choose stocks from thousands of companies by using a tool called a stock screener to select stocks that fit their investing criteria, such as price-to-earnings ratio, earnings growth, and the past year performance.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Lesson 10 What is an Initial Public Offering (IPO)?
Students understand the difference between primary and secondary stock markets. Through the activities in this lesson, students predict the next best time to invest in IPOs for the Global Stock Game.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Predicting Your Financial Future
Students explore the concept of compound interest. For this compound interest lesson, students determine compound interest on 100 dollars at 3% over time. Students construct a formula for their table of values from the 100 dollars. Students discuss the risk involved with a credit card.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads
New York Stock Exchange Made Easy
Students define vocabulary associated with the stock market. Using an internet stock display, they practice reading and examining it. In groups, they complete a stock project in which they practice making decisions based on the condition of the market at different times.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 28 Downloads
Understanding Risk And Return
Students engage in a lesson introducing them to the concept of Risk and Return. Risk and return is a basic principle that should be understood before investing money. They utilize an interactive worksheet imbedded in this plan.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
RISKY BUSINESS--OR NOT!
Students learn about the importance and risk that stocks carry within a business. In this financial management lesson, students use role play and case scenario situations to decide what stocks are best for given companies. Based on the material learned students are able to apply their knowledge to figure out when it is good to buy stock or not.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Wealth Destruction 1
What happens when a homeowner is paying more towards a loan than the house is actually worth? In a timely look at the housing bubble (and its inevitable pop), Sal examines five hypothetical home purchases from 1995 and their notional wealth as the demand for homes increases a decade later.
11 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Can looking at price per share tell a buyer the value of a stock? Not necessarily, Sal explains as he calculates the price to earnings ratio to demonstrate this relativity. He reminds learners to consider the source of a company's reported earnings per share, in this case the trailing 12-month earnings.
16 mins Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Dollars and Sense
Fourth graders read "Starting a Business" and answer the question: "How could you design an ad to let the community know about the business described in the story?" Then, they illustrate a written ad that could be posted in the neighborhood and create a commercial to advertise the business.
4th Language Arts 5 Views 22 Downloads
FILLING EMPTY POCKETS: BORROWING, LOANS AND CREDIT.
Students learn that maintaining financial security takes a good math understanding. In this lesson, students apply mathematical formulas to make important financial decisions like getting the right loan to buy a house, decide which credit card might be the best, etc.
9th - 10th Math 4 Views 7 Downloads
Banking for Your Future
Learners get a handle on their own personal finances. They discover how banks work, how to plan and stick to a budget, and other helpful tips on managing money. They study the Federal Reserve System, which oversees the nation's banks.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 9 Views 62 Downloads
For this integers worksheet, 9th graders solve 16 different types of problems that include writing an integer to represent statements, arranging integers from least to greatest, and using integers to write mathematical expressions. They also calculate equations by applying the order of operation in each.
9th Math 18 Views 67 Downloads
New Review Practice Test of Economics
From scarcity and supply and demand to entrepreneurship and the stock market, here you'll find a multiple-choice assessment that includes 34 questions covering all the major concepts of a traditional economics course.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 41 Views 30 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Buy Low, Sell High
Students investigate the stock market and investing in corporate stocks by creating an investment portfolio. They develop database worksheets that track their stock's performance over a specified period of time. Students use their stock data to create a performance report.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 4 Views 20 Downloads
Dot-Com Gives Small Investors a Leg Up
Students explore the concept of investing in stocks. In this investing in stocks lesson plan, students discuss how on-line stock traders have helped people save money. Students discuss ways in which companies can make a product or service more available to average Americans.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads