This Make It Happen: Saving for a Rainy Day lesson plan also includes:
Every little penny counts, especially when it comes to saving for emergencies or long-term goals. Pupils evaluate different saving and investment strategies, such as a CD or money market account, through worksheets and by researching different financial institutions.
- As students research banks for their different savings/investment options, have them keep a log of financial terms that are unfamiliar and prevalent in their readings
- This is the tenth of 22 lessons designed for helping young adults develop a firm foundation of financial literacy
- Content is appropriate for age group and not overly complicated
- Valuable life lesson