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The classroom economy program is an effective and enjoyable way to teach your students fundamental financial literacy concepts without altering your curriculum.
Implementing the program is an easy three-step process:
As they perform their tasks, the students will be helping you manage the classroom and, in the process, learning valuable skills—such as responsibility, the value of saving, and delayed gratification—that they will carry with them throughout life.
The beauty of the program is that you don't need to teach these lessons; rather, your students will experience them and learn for themselves.
Through My Classroom Economy, students learn valuable life skills in an experiential way.
Specifically, they are able to:
At these grade levels, students learn more advanced financial concepts. In addition to earning a salary and paying bills, students are also encouraged to keep a more detailed budget to help manage the costs of purchasing insurance and investing in a simulated retirement account.