The Art of Budgeting

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Most learners have objects that they'd like to purchase in the future, but lack the financial skills to make a plan to buy what they'd want. Guide pupils through the process of budgeting, setting up financial goals, and reflecting on the steps they are taking to reach their goals, with three lessons about personal finances.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Incorporate into your unit on personal finance or home economics
  • Have learners attend a seminar in your school's career center about the importance of financial literacy and making financial goals
Classroom Considerations

  • Consists of three 75-minute lessons; consider reorganizing the lessons to allow for class periods that are shorter or longer
  • The unit was published in Canada and reflects figures and information more relevant to the Canadian economic system
Pros

  • Promotes financial proficiency and independence
  • Comes with an assessment at the end of the unit, as well as printables and discussion questions
Cons

  • None
Common Core