Lessons » Lesson 5: Investing
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(Source: Money Management International)
In this lesson for grades K-3 from Money Management International, students read The Hundred Penny Box, by Sharon Bell Mathis and learn how people save money in financial institutions. Students analyze the advantages of regular saving and how savings grow with compounding.
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.
(Source: NEFE, Unit Three)
This lesson introduces teens to how saving and investing put money to work for them.