Exponential Modeling

This Exponential Modeling lesson plan also includes:

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. Continuous growth models are compared to compound interest models as the learners explore science examples.  Ultimately your algebra investors apply their new skills to make wise financial investments.

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Pros

  • A great lesson plan that also points to some additional lessons that help your learners explore where the compound interest model comes from.
  • Very valuable life lessons about money are explored and discussed within a real-life context.
Cons

  • None
Common Core