Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Finance/Banking: What Taxes Are For
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY:
Hands on Banking
TIME TO COMPLETE: 40 Minutes
Teach taxes in a way teens will understand.
- understand that people are required to pay taxes, for which they receive government services
- be able to identify the types of taxes citizens pay
- calculate the amount of taxes a worker is likely to pay
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.