Investment and Savings Teacher Resources
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Mortgage-Backed Securities 1
With Salman Khan's valuable opinions on this topic, students will consider the significant financial responsibilities that will have consequences. personal implications. This introduce the factor of investment banks and their interaction with the banks that offer the individual loans.
8 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Invest in Your Education
Learners 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. Learners apply discounts to the items. Students discuss the meaning of an item being a certain percentage off.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 7 Downloads
PLANNING A DIVERSIFIED INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO
Twelfth graders research stocks and how to read and interpret financial data. They choose 5 companies to invest in and track their performance over 10 weeks. They create a spreadsheet which shows the results.
12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Money and Credit: Making Good Decisions
Middle schoolers participate in activities that teach them how to manage money. In this managing money lesson plan, students set long and short term goals for economic success by having discussions, identifying benefits of saving, and investigating investments.
6th - 8th Math 15 Views 46 Downloads
"Breadline": The Great Depression Causes, Consequences and Recovery
Students compare prices of popular items of late 1920s to cost of those items presently, determine which companies are best in which to invest, analyze causes and consequences of stock market crash of 1929, and evaluate significance of the New Deal.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 24 Views 15 Downloads
Unemployment in Elkhart
Students explore reasons for and solutions to unemployment. In this unemployment lesson plan, students make a list of luxury goods and discuss why sales of luxury goods would slump in times of unemployment. They then would explore infrastructure and why it would be invested in unemployment.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Simple and Compound Interest
For this simple and compound interest worksheet, students find the ending balance to simple interest problems. They determine the total value of investments compounded over a period of years. This four-page worksheet contains 20 interest problems.
8th - 10th Math 26 Views 180 Downloads
Money, Commercial Banking, and Interest
Stdents explore the operation of the commercial banking system and the mechanics of money creation through the lending process. They investigate various interest rates to develop the relationship between interest rates and risk and between between interest rates, investment, and economic growth.
12th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
Spend, Save, Invest or Donate
Students explore the concept of philanthropy. In this personal finance lesson plan, students consider economic choices and why people donate to causes. Students investigate the processes of borrowing money and investing money in the lesson plan as well.
6th - 8th Math 6 Views 27 Downloads
Google Foundation May Invest in For-Profit Firms
High schoolers explore the concept of philanthropy. For this philanthropy lesson, students read an article about Google and its philanthropic endeavors. High schoolers discuss companies that they believe would benefit from a charitable investment from the Google Foundation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Students use different methods of investment appraisal to make business decisions, and also to develop higher order skills through having to consider other factors, apart from quantitative methods, that a business might have to consider in making business decisions.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Old Stone House Lesson Plan
From stagecoach to railroad tracks, your class will discover how advancements in travel in the United States during the nineteenth century played an integral role in the industrialization and development of American society. The main activity in this resource is an investment game where class members are given a unique identity and then, based on their knowledge of transportation in the period, are asked to invest in the best mode of transportation at various stages in the eighteen hundreds.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 40 Views 29 Downloads
Jay-Z: Famous People, ELL Assignment
This lengthy assignment was designed for English language learners. It includes a 1-page reading on the rapper, Jay-Z, and 10 activities/exercises that focus on listening and reading comprehension, speaking, vocabulary acquisition, spelling, and more.
7th - Higher Ed Language Arts 22 Views 514 Downloads
Housing Price Conundrum (Part 3)
Wondering why home financing relaxed in the years following Y2K? In the third of a four-part series, Sal describes the investment phenomenon between 2000 and 2006 that allowed more people to bid on homes and increased demand artificially. Scholars observe the basic home loan model and the securitization of the mortgage market in the 90s.
10 mins 11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Cupcake Economics 2
The continuation of the lecture regarding a cupcake business. Sal gives some very clear and relevant examples of the costs and profits within the different circumstances that may occur. He references an excel spreadsheet that is available to download and can be used by students to show the range of outcomes with different pricing and sales.
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Demanding Celebs: Business Studies
Celebrities and economics? Business or economics classes discuss how different celebrities' stocks have been affected by supply and demand. They track the news to identify factors that impact value, discuss and justify their choice of celebrity, and explain how the demand and stock price correlate.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 17 Downloads