Financial Literacy I-V

(Earning potential of $26 FunBucks with 5 available activities) 

         Earn FunBucks for each submitted activity.

  Submit a picture of your completed

       activity and

earn $7 FunBucks

K-2nd grade song (optional)

I. Budgeting
 
Introduction: In this activity, you will learn how to budget and why it is important.
 
Materials:
  • The attachment

 

Steps:

  1. Watch the video.

  2. Open the attachment below and complete the full activity to earn FunBucks (K-2nd grade students can do the budget song before the activity).

  3. If your student does not have an allowance or expenses he or she can make them up for the purpose of the activity.

  Submit your completed activity and

earn $5 FunBucks

K-2nd grade song (optional)

II. Being A Smart Shopper
 
Introduction:  In this activity, you will learn how to be a smart shopper and not overspend. Students will make pretend that they are at a store purchasing some supplies. They will have to figure out what are the best options.
 
Materials:
  • The attachment

 

Steps:​​

 

  1. Watch the video.

  2. Complete the grade-appropriate activity below.

 

K-2nd grade students:

  1. Open the K-2nd-grade attachment below and follow the steps

 

Submit your completed activity and

earn $4 FunBucks

III. Making Spending Decisions: Needs and Wants
 
Introduction: In this activity, students will learn the difference between needs and wants,
 
Materials:
  • The attachment

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Steps: Watch the video, then click on the button below for further instructions.

IV. Good Debt/ Bad Debt
Introduction: In this activity, students will gain a better understanding of the importance and difference between good debt and bad debt.
 
Steps: 
  1. Click on the grade appropriate attachment below.
  
 Submit the completed activity sheets and
earn $5 FunBucks.
V. Investing and Assets 
 
Introduction: In this activity, students will learn how to make their hard worked and earned money work for them by investing.
 
Steps: 
  1. Click on the grade appropriate attachment below.
 
                     Submit the completed activity sheets and  
                       Earn $5 FunBucks.