Saving & Investing Lessons

Welcome to our page on saving and investing! We believe that understanding how to save and invest money is a crucial skill in financial literacy. Our resources are designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of saving and investing, including creating a budget, setting financial goals, and exploring different investment options. Whether you’re a teacher, parent, or financial educator, our collection of lesson plans, worksheets, and activities will equip you with the tools you need to teach these critical skills and empower students to take control of their finances. From building an emergency fund to exploring the stock market, our materials will help students develop healthy financial habits and achieve financial success.

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    What is Compound Interest and How to Calculate Lesson

    A lesson for students on the transformative power of compound interest. It provides a deep understanding of both simple and compound interest, illuminating the ways money can accrue over time. The lesson explains the core distinctions between the two interest types, emphasizing the superior potential of compound interest for optimizing returns. Through practical examples, the … Continue reading What is Compound Interest and How to Calculate Lesson


    How to Balance Short-Term vs. Long-Term Financial Goals Lesson

    A lesson for students on how to balance and prioritize between short-term and long-term financial goals, laying a foundation for a stable and independent financial future. Students learn about setting and prioritizing financial goals through a video lesson. In this video, viewers will delve into the significance of balancing short-term and long-term financial goals to … Continue reading How to Balance Short-Term vs. Long-Term Financial Goals Lesson


    Saving for your future – types of savings accounts and the interest rates

    Title: Saving for your future Grade Level: 11 Duration: 1 hour Learning Objectives: – Students will be able to identify different types of savings accounts – Students will understand the concept of interest rates and the impact on savings – Students will be able to evaluate different options for saving money Teaching Strategies and Materials: … Continue reading Saving for your future – types of savings accounts and the interest rates


    Stocks – What is a Stock?

    Title: Stocks Grade Level: 7th Grade Learning Objectives: 1. Understand what is a stock 2. Learn how stocks work 3. Know the importance of investing, buying and selling stocks Teaching Strategies and Materials: – PowerPoint presentation on stocks – Stock market game – Handouts and worksheets – Discussion – Charts and graphs showing stock prices … Continue reading Stocks – What is a Stock?


    How to Set Financial Goals Lesson

    A lesson for students on how to build wealth and navigate your financial future by setting solid and achievable goals with our step-by-step guide. Covers everything from prioritizing objectives and creating SMART goals to budgeting and progress tracking. Students learn about shaping their financial futures in this insightful lesson, which underscores the importance of understanding … Continue reading How to Set Financial Goals Lesson


    How to Open a Bank Account Lesson

    A lesson for students on the essentials of opening their first bank account, whether they’re a student, headed to college, or starting a job. This guide offers insights on choosing the right bank, understanding account types, mastering digital banking, and exploring top financial apps for budgeting and investing. Students learn the essentials of setting up … Continue reading How to Open a Bank Account Lesson



    AI Technology Investing. Bubble or Opportunity Lesson

    In this lesson, students will learn about AI technology and its transformative impact on personal finance. Understand the skyrocketing growth of AI companies, the potential for an AI bubble, and the importance of investment diversification and comprehensive financial planning. This lesson offers a compelling and accessible exploration of the impact of AI technology on the … Continue reading AI Technology Investing. Bubble or Opportunity Lesson