Lesson 4: Future Goals


Teaching Your Preschooler About Money

(Source: Thrive By Five)

Teach your preschooler the basic lessons about money with the Credit Union National Association’s Thrive by Five curriculum.

How do I teach my preschooler to wait to spend money?

¿Cómo le puedo enseñar a mi hijo de edad preescolar a esperarse para gastar su dinero?



BizKid$ Curriculum

Teachers, parents, credit union staff and volunteers can use the financial education curriculum below. The online curriculum includes instructions on how to teach Biz Kid$ lessons to children. Five core Biz Kid$ lesson plans in expanded formats in both English and Spanish are available. The curriculum can be downloaded, unzipped, and then burned to CD for distribution.

Find more resources at www.BizKids.com



Junior Achievement’s Careers with a Purpose™

JA Careers with a Purpose introduces students to the importance of seeking careers that help them realize their life potential and noble purpose. The program demonstrates the importance of positive values, life maxims, and ethical decision-making within the context of career and life decisions. Seven required, volunteer-led sessions.

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Your Money: Keeping it Safe and Secure

(Source: NEFE Unit 5)

Designed for teens and new graduates, this lesson plan prepares older teens for an independent lifestyle so they will be ready as they face more financial decisions on their own.