Common Cents: A Financial Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
This article suggests the idea of creating a financial vision board to help kids achieve short and long-term savings goals. The related activity guides them in constructing and personalizing their board
How to Calculate Opportunity Cost With Every Choice You Make
Opportunity cost sounds ominous. Like you are really going to be missing out or possibly making a big mistake if you choose wrong. Without realizing it, we make decisions every day that involve an opportunity cost. We are here to teach you how to calculate opportunity cost so you always make the best decisions.
This is an Entire Project Based Learning Unit on ECONOMICS. It takes a teacher step by step throughout the entire Economics Curriculum. Don’t let planning PBL Units stress you out! This unit is all set for your entire planning. Teach your students to open their own small business.
Win grants/scholarships with a free financial literacy game
Disclosure: H&R Block has been a longtime supporter of The Cornerstone through their financial literacy initiatives. They have compensated me for helping them spread the word about these free resources for teachers and kids. The H&R Block Challenge is a completely FREE teen financial literacy program in the form of an online game. Through this game’s simulation, …
What comes to mind when you hear the word “bank?” Play a game of free association using words from the Fifty Nifty or Core Concept Cards. Identify a target word, and then quickly write as many other related words as you can in one minute. #bank #vocab #words #economics #education #activity #game
Financial literacy is the basic knowledge of how we manage our money and finances. Financial literacy lessons and workshops are the best source of financial literacy for kids and adults. The financial literacy anchor charts are a great way to teach kids. By Budgeting, savings, debt management and investing financial freedom or financial independence can be achieved.