• money

    Personal Financial Literacy-  All students will develop skills and strategies that promote personal and financial responsibility related to financial planning, savings, investment, and charitable giving in the global economy. We will use a variety of sources to explore how finance works in both the short term and long term.  Our goal is to become more informed, educated, and critical thinkers when it comes to our personal finances.

    7th Grade:  Whole Year

    Income and Careers

    Money Management

    Checking and Savings Accounts

    Credit and Debt Management
    Needs vs. Wants
    Creating a budget within a family
    Guest Speakers (TBD)
    8th Grade:  Whole Year  
    Planning, Saving, and Investing
    Becoming a Critical Consumer
    Short Term vs. Long Term
    Living on Your Own
    Savings Bonds
    Creating a Business
    Owning a Sports Franchise
    Guest Speakers (TBD)