Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Finance / Banking: Money Matters – Why it Pays to Be Financially Responsible
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY:
Practical Money Skills
TIME TO COMPLETE: 70 Minutes
To learn about responsible money management, it’s important to take a look at the building blocks of financial decision-making. In this lesson, students will examine the spending decisions they already make, then examine real-life spending scenarios – and research, analyze and present their recommendations to the class.
- explore personal financial choices
- learn to make informed financial decisions
- consider what it means to be financially responsible
Provided by a joint venture between JET, True North Stars Perkins Consortium, IRRRB, and Story North Productions to be used with the Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Project, Finance/Banking Sector.