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Lesson plan:  

Inflate your knowledge  

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Inflate your knowledge  

In this lesson, students have an opportunity to experience the effects of inflation first-hand through an interactive classroom auction!

Grade(s): 11, 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

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Inflate your knowledge 

In this lesson, students have an opportunity to experience the effects of inflation first-hand through an interactive classroom auction!

Grade(s): 11, 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

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Lesson plan:  

Urban planning and your finances  

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Urban planning and your finances  

In this lesson, students have an opportunity to experience the effects of urban growth on their personal finances.

Grade(s): 9, 10

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Studies

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Urban planning and your finances 

In this lesson, students have an opportunity to experience the effects of urban growth on their personal finances.

Grade(s): 9, 10

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Studies

 
 
 
 

   

 

Calculate your net worth

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Net worth calculator  

Use the calculator to calculate personal or household net worth

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

Net worth calculator 

Use the calculator to calculate personal or household net worth

Theme(s): Money basics...

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Deserted!  

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Deserted!  

In this lesson, students will explore the differences between needs, wants and how to prioritize them.

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Subject(s): Language, Social Studies

Teachers  

Deserted! 

In this lesson, students will explore the differences between needs, wants and how to prioritize them.

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Subject(s): Language, Social Studies

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Financial literacy educators summit highlights  

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Financial literacy educators summit highlights  

An interactive one-day educator workshop for Ontario educators

Theme(s): Earning

Teachers  

Financial literacy educators summit highlights 

An interactive one-day educator workshop for Ontario educators

Theme(s): Earning

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

What is credit?  

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What is credit?  

Learn the importance of credit in personal finance

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

What is credit?  

Learn the importance of credit in personal finance

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

 
 
 

   

Video contest winners gallery  

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Video contest winners gallery  

Check out the winning videos from the past contests.

 
 
 

Video contest winners gallery 

Check out the winning videos from the past contests.

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Get it on credit  

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Funny Money - Get it on credit  

What it costs when you make purchases using credit

Theme(s): Spending

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Get it on credit 

What it costs when you make purchases using credit

Theme(s): Spending

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Mind Over Money Educator Academy  

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Mind Over Money Educator Academy  

Get the tools you need to teach financial literacy in the classroom

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Earning...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Teachers  

Mind Over Money Educator Academy 

Get the tools you need to teach financial literacy in the classroom

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Earning...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

 

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

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Student debt calculator  

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking...

 
 
 
 

Student debt calculator 

Calculate how long it would take to pay off debt

Theme(s): Planning & tracking...

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Cash goes mobile  

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Cash goes mobile  

Explore the pros and cons of online technology

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Cash goes mobile 

Explore the pros and cons of online technology

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

 
 
 
 

 

Teach kids to spend less than they have

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Teaching kids to save with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick  

Teach kids to spend less than they have

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Teaching kids to save with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick 

Teach kids to spend less than they have

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

   

 

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

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Financial goals worksheet  

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

Financial goals worksheet 

Use this spreadsheet to set your financial goals

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

   

Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013  

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Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013  

To kickoff Financial Literacy Month, IEF welcomed 500 students from across Toronto to the second annual Financial Literacy Youth Summit (FLYS 2013)

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Financial Literacy Youth Summit 2013 

To kickoff Financial Literacy Month, IEF welcomed 500 students from across Toronto to the second annual Financial Literacy Youth Summit (FLYS 2013)

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

   

 

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

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Compound interest calculator  

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Compound interest calculator 

Find out how your investment will grow over time with compound interest

Theme(s): Earning...

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See what financial concepts can be covered across all grades

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Mind Over Money Financial Literacy Concept Map  

See what financial concepts can be covered across all grades

Teachers  

Mind Over Money Financial Literacy Concept Map 

See what financial concepts can be covered across all grades

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Guide:  

Professional Learning Communities  

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Professional Learning Communities  

Use this guide to develop your financial knowledge

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

Teachers  

Professional Learning Communities 

Use this guide to develop your financial knowledge

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Age(s): 5, 6, 7...

 
 
 
 

 

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

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Interactive investing chart  

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

Theme(s): Investing

 
 
 
 

Interactive investing chart 

Get a historical overview of economic factors and their impact

Theme(s): Investing

 
 
 
 

 

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

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University cost calculator  

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

University cost calculator 

See what it costs to attend the post-secondary institution of your choice

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 

Mind over money: Eleni asks the expert  

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Mind over money: Eleni asks the expert  

Grade 11 student asking for financial advice

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

Mind over money: Eleni asks the expert 

Grade 11 student asking for financial advice

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

Mind over money: Emma asks the expert  

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Mind over money: Emma asks the expert  

Grade 6 student interviewing the financial expert

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

Mind over money: Emma asks the expert 

Grade 6 student interviewing the financial expert

Theme(s): Earning...

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Lesson plan:  

Investing, part 2  

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Investing, part 2  

Research the benefits and advantages of various types of investments

Grade(s): 9, 10

Subject(s): Business Studies

Teachers  

Investing, part 2 

Research the benefits and advantages of various types of investments

Grade(s): 9, 10

Subject(s): Business Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Investing, part 1  

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Investing, part 1  

Set financial goals, use credit wisely and learn how to manage debt

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Investing, part 1 

Set financial goals, use credit wisely and learn how to manage debt

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

The stock market: how it works  

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The stock market: how it works  

Learn about the role of the stock market and how to make a trade

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

The stock market: how it works 

Learn about the role of the stock market and how to make a trade

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

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Lesson plan:  

The flu and you!  

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The flu and you!  

What are the causes of flu and its impact on society?

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Science

Teachers  

The flu and you! 

What are the causes of flu and its impact on society?

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Science

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

What influences our spending?  

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What influences our spending?  

Investigate buying habits and marketers' strategies

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

What influences our spending? 

Investigate buying habits and marketers' strategies

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Penny-wise: counting change  

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Penny-wise: counting change  

Learn how to round up and down

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Penny-wise: counting change 

Learn how to round up and down

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

 
 
 
 

 

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

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Cranial Cash Clash  

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

Cranial Cash Clash 

Play the game and test your personal finance knowledge

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

 

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

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Dollar Decisions  

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

Dollar Decisions 

Play the game to see the consequences of good and bad financial decisions

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

I just graduated, now what? with Jamie Golombek and Rob Carrick  

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I just graduated, now what? with Jamie Golombek and Rob Carrick  

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

I just graduated, now what? with Jamie Golombek and Rob Carrick 

Theme(s): Money basics

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Lesson plan:  

Should the rich pay more tax?  

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Should the rich pay more tax?  

Debate about income distribution and taxes

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Should the rich pay more tax? 

Debate about income distribution and taxes

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Pros and cons of hybrid cars  

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Pros and cons of hybrid cars  

Assess the environmental and finanical impact of hybrid cars

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Mathematics, Science

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Pros and cons of hybrid cars 

Assess the environmental and finanical impact of hybrid cars

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Mathematics, Science

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Lesson plan:  

Earning methods and strategies  

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Earning methods and strategies  

Compare various methods of payment

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Earning methods and strategies 

Compare various methods of payment

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

All money present and account-ed for!  

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All money present and account-ed for!  

Learn about types of bank accounts and interest income

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

All money present and account-ed for! 

Learn about types of bank accounts and interest income

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Financing a new business – indoor bike park  

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Financing a new business – indoor bike park  

Develop a plan to finance a new venture

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies

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Financing a new business – indoor bike park 

Develop a plan to finance a new venture

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies

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Lesson plan:  

Assessing profit margins  

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Assessing profit margins  

Determine the best price for a product to optimize profit

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Assessing profit margins 

Determine the best price for a product to optimize profit

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Mathematics

 
 
 
 

 

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

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Credit IQ Quiz  

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

Credit IQ Quiz 

Learn how to maintain a good credit rating

Theme(s): Money basics...

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Lesson plan:  

Understanding credit and your credit report  

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Understanding credit and your credit report  

Learn how credit can impact your future

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Understanding credit and your credit report 

Learn how credit can impact your future

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Saving vs. spending  

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Saving vs. spending  

Investigate how time can impact saving

Grade(s): 11, 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies, Guidance and Career Education...

Teachers  

Saving vs. spending 

Investigate how time can impact saving

Grade(s): 11, 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies, Guidance and Career Education...

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Lesson plan:  

Setting priorities  

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Setting priorities  

Create a plan so you can have the life you want

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics...

Teachers  

Setting priorities 

Create a plan so you can have the life you want

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics...

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Lesson plan:  

Cost of borrowing  

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Cost of borrowing  

Learn how credit affects the cost of purchases and credit history/score

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Cost of borrowing 

Learn how credit affects the cost of purchases and credit history/score

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Mathematics, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Know your cash flow  

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Know your cash flow  

Create a balanced budget that includes income and expenses

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Know your cash flow 

Create a balanced budget that includes income and expenses

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Social Sciences and Humanities

 
 
 

Financial advice from a friend  

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Financial advice from a friend  

Student competition: Honorable Mention

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

Financial advice from a friend 

Student competition: Honorable Mention

Theme(s): Earning...

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Developing financial sense (part 4) - Putting it into practice  

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Developing financial sense (part 4) - Putting it into practice  

Plan and organize a party using budgeting skills, shopping skills

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 4) - Putting it into practice 

Plan and organize a party using budgeting skills, shopping skills

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 3) - Making wise choices  

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Developing financial sense (part 3) - Making wise choices  

Learn to see beyond ads and comparison shop

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 3) - Making wise choices 

Learn to see beyond ads and comparison shop

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 2) - Working it out  

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Developing financial sense (part 2) - Working it out  

Learn how to make change and calculate cost of goods

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 2) - Working it out 

Learn how to make change and calculate cost of goods

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 1) - Talking about money  

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Developing financial sense (part 1) - Talking about money  

Develop language skills related to money

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

Teachers  

Developing financial sense (part 1) - Talking about money 

Develop language skills related to money

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6

Age(s): 9, 10, 11

 
 
 

Smart saving, smart spending  

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Smart saving, smart spending  

Student competition: Honorable Mention

Theme(s): Saving...

 
 
 

Smart saving, smart spending 

Student competition: Honorable Mention

Theme(s): Saving...

 
 
 

 

Students tell us why financial literacy is important

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Student spotlight  

Students tell us why financial literacy is important

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 

Student spotlight 

Students tell us why financial literacy is important

Theme(s): Earning...

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Can we count you in?  

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Can we count you in?  

Can we count you in?

Theme(s): Earning...

Teachers  

Can we count you in? 

Can we count you in?

Theme(s): Earning...

 
 
 
 

 

See how money has evolved over time

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History of Money Timeline  

See how money has evolved over time

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

History of Money Timeline 

See how money has evolved over time

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

 

Pros and cons of having a bank account

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Do kids need a bank account? with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick  

Pros and cons of having a bank account

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Do kids need a bank account? with Tracy Hackett and Rob Carrick 

Pros and cons of having a bank account

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 

 

Get the lifestyle

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Make the most of your money  

Get the lifestyle

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

Make the most of your money 

Get the lifestyle

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

 

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

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The Credit or Debit Quiz  

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

The Credit or Debit Quiz 

Check your knowledge of debit and credit

Theme(s): Money basics...

 
 
 
 

 

Find out if you're a risk taker

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Rate my Risk Quiz  

Find out if you're a risk taker

Theme(s): Investing...

 
 
 
 

Rate my Risk Quiz 

Find out if you're a risk taker

Theme(s): Investing...

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Tower building on a budget  

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Tower building on a budget  

Design and build a tower within a budget

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Mathematics, Science

Teachers  

Tower building on a budget 

Design and build a tower within a budget

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Mathematics, Science

 
 
 
 

 

Match the country with the currency

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The currency match quiz  

Match the country with the currency

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

The currency match quiz 

Match the country with the currency

Theme(s): Money basics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Personal budgeting 101  

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Personal budgeting 101  

Create a budget to meet objectives at different life stages

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics...

Teachers  

Personal budgeting 101 

Create a budget to meet objectives at different life stages

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Guidance and Career Education, Mathematics...

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

The big bailout  

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The big bailout  

Analyze impact of economic factors and government response

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

The big bailout 

Analyze impact of economic factors and government response

Grade(s): 12

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Where’s my popcorn? Making sense of scarcity  

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Where’s my popcorn? Making sense of scarcity  

Consider allocation and effect of scarce resources

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Where’s my popcorn? Making sense of scarcity 

Consider allocation and effect of scarce resources

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Value of a loonie  

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Value of a loonie  

Identify factors that can affect currency fluctuations

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Value of a loonie 

Identify factors that can affect currency fluctuations

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Comparing simple and compound interest  

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Comparing simple and compound interest  

Calculate and compare interest income

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Comparing simple and compound interest 

Calculate and compare interest income

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Prep my ride  

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Prep my ride  

Research and compare the cost of car ownership

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Mathematics, Technological Education

Teachers  

Prep my ride 

Research and compare the cost of car ownership

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Mathematics, Technological Education

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Making money by teaching music  

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Making money by teaching music  

Explore correlation between experience and education, and income and education

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, The Arts

Teachers  

Making money by teaching music 

Explore correlation between experience and education, and income and education

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Investment risk: how much can you handle?  

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Investment risk: how much can you handle?  

Analyze the relationship between risk and reward related to investing

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Investment risk: how much can you handle? 

Analyze the relationship between risk and reward related to investing

Grade(s): 11

Subject(s): Business Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Forever compounding: teaching a novel study from a financial point of view  

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Forever compounding: teaching a novel study from a financial point of view  

Consider the financial needs of a fictional character.

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): English

Teachers  

Forever compounding: teaching a novel study from a financial point of view 

Consider the financial needs of a fictional character.

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): English

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

What's up doc? Health care in Canada  

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What's up doc? Health care in Canada  

Examine impact on society between government-sponsored and private services

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

What's up doc? Health care in Canada 

Examine impact on society between government-sponsored and private services

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Understanding government spending  

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Understanding government spending  

Look at the role of the three levels of government

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Understanding government spending 

Look at the role of the three levels of government

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Cost of music piracy  

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Cost of music piracy  

Review how music is produced and issues associated with digital distribution

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, The Arts

Teachers  

Cost of music piracy 

Review how music is produced and issues associated with digital distribution

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Canadian and World Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities, The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Online scams and schemes  

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Online scams and schemes  

Learn about online scams and how to avoid them

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Business Studies, English

Teachers  

Online scams and schemes 

Learn about online scams and how to avoid them

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Business Studies, English

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Keep your spending in check  

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Keep your spending in check  

Use a problem-solving approach to change habits

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education

Teachers  

Keep your spending in check 

Use a problem-solving approach to change habits

Grade(s): 10

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Zero-budget band  

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Zero-budget band  

Compose and play music using non-traditional instruments

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Zero-budget band 

Compose and play music using non-traditional instruments

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Price it right!  

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Price it right!  

Examine the 4Ps in marketing

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): Business Studies

Teachers  

Price it right! 

Examine the 4Ps in marketing

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): Business Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Buskerfest  

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Buskerfest  

Explore ways performers can earn income

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Buskerfest 

Explore ways performers can earn income

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Bank ads  

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Bank ads  

Research a financial product/service and create an ad

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): Business Studies, English

Teachers  

Bank ads 

Research a financial product/service and create an ad

Grade(s): 9

Subject(s): Business Studies, English

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Personal budgeting 101  

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Personal budgeting 101  

Create a budget for different life stages

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Personal budgeting 101 

Create a budget for different life stages

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

HST derby  

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HST derby  

Explain sales taxes and calculate its impact on purchases

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

HST derby 

Explain sales taxes and calculate its impact on purchases

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Food banks  

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Food banks  

Research purpose of food bank and hunger issues

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Food banks 

Research purpose of food bank and hunger issues

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Financial challenges facing Canadian workers  

| Teachers  

Financial challenges facing Canadian workers  

Benefits and challenges facing workers in the 20th and 21st centuries

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Social Sciences and Humanities, Social Studies

Teachers  

Financial challenges facing Canadian workers 

Benefits and challenges facing workers in the 20th and 21st centuries

Grade(s): 8

Subject(s): Social Sciences and Humanities, Social Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Supermarket sweep  

| Teachers  

Supermarket sweep  

Examine correlation between price, brand and healthy choices

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Supermarket sweep 

Examine correlation between price, brand and healthy choices

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

If money grew on trees  

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If money grew on trees  

Explore concept of need and want in different communities

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

If money grew on trees 

Explore concept of need and want in different communities

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Advertising: behind the image  

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Advertising: behind the image  

Review various types of ads and identify their messages

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Advertising: behind the image 

Review various types of ads and identify their messages

Grade(s): 7

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

My furry friend: costs of pet ownership  

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My furry friend: costs of pet ownership  

Research the cost and benefits of pet ownership

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

My furry friend: costs of pet ownership 

Research the cost and benefits of pet ownership

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Money wisdom: give me your two cents' worth  

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Money wisdom: give me your two cents' worth  

Assess different saving and spending strategies

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Money wisdom: give me your two cents' worth 

Assess different saving and spending strategies

Grade(s): 6

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Trading market in ancient Greece  

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Trading market in ancient Greece  

Look at factors that influence trading in the past and modern day

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Social Studies

Teachers  

Trading market in ancient Greece 

Look at factors that influence trading in the past and modern day

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Social Studies

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

The Money dilemma: a comic strip  

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The Money dilemma: a comic strip  

Create a comic and discuss ethical options around 'found' money

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

The Money dilemma: a comic strip 

Create a comic and discuss ethical options around 'found' money

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Language

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Mathlete: the costs of playing sports  

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Mathlete: the costs of playing sports  

Calculate the cost associated with various sports and the benefits of sports

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Mathlete: the costs of playing sports 

Calculate the cost associated with various sports and the benefits of sports

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

The classroom store  

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The classroom store  

Buy and sell simulation to develop numeracy skills

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

The classroom store 

Buy and sell simulation to develop numeracy skills

Grade(s): 5

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Making money  

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Making money  

Design money that reflects Canada's history and culture

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Language, Mathematics, The Arts

Teachers  

Making money 

Design money that reflects Canada's history and culture

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Language, Mathematics, The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Duct tape wallet (math edition)  

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Duct tape wallet (math edition)  

Calculate the cost of supplies to make duct tape wallets for the class

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Duct tape wallet (math edition) 

Calculate the cost of supplies to make duct tape wallets for the class

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Duct tape wallet (art edition)  

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Duct tape wallet (art edition)  

Create a duct tape wallet to use as a financial literacy portfolio

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Duct tape wallet (art edition) 

Create a duct tape wallet to use as a financial literacy portfolio

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): The Arts

Teachers  

Lesson plan:  

Bank it!  

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Bank it!  

Play a modified game of tag to teach the concept of saving

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Bank it! 

Play a modified game of tag to teach the concept of saving

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Health and Physical Education, Mathematics

Teachers  

Lesson Plan:  

And then it happened  

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And then it happened  

Develop literacy and numeracy skills using a popular children's novel

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Language, Mathematics

Teachers  

And then it happened 

Develop literacy and numeracy skills using a popular children's novel

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Language, Mathematics

Teachers  

Taking stock in your future: senior guide  

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Taking stock in your future: senior guide  

Develop an investment portfolio to meet personal goals

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Age(s): 14, 15, 16...

Teachers  

Taking stock in your future: senior guide 

Develop an investment portfolio to meet personal goals

Grade(s): 9, 10, 11...

Age(s): 14, 15, 16...

Teachers  

Taking stock in your future: intermediate guide  

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Taking stock in your future: intermediate guide  

Develop math skills using financial literacy as a theme

Grade(s): 7, 8, 9...

Age(s): 12, 13, 14...

Teachers  

Taking stock in your future: intermediate guide 

Develop math skills using financial literacy as a theme

Grade(s): 7, 8, 9...

Age(s): 12, 13, 14...

 
 
 

 

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

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Make it count  

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

 
 
 

Make it count 

An interactive money mentoring program from CSA

Grade(s): 4, 5, 6...

Theme(s): Money basics...

Age(s): 9, 10, 11...

 
 
 

 

What's the cost of car ownership?

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Funny Money - Buying a new car  

What's the cost of car ownership?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 

Funny Money - Buying a new car 

What's the cost of car ownership?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 

 

Student debt

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Student debt with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick  

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

Student debt with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick 

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

 

What to do if you can't repay your student loan

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What to do if you are having trouble repaying your student loan with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick  

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

What to do if you are having trouble repaying your student loan with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick 

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

 

How to manage debt after graduation

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How to manage student debt once you graduate with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick  

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 

How to manage student debt once you graduate with Arati Sharma and Rob Carrick 

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

Graduating with honours. And debt  

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Graduating with honours. And debt  

Minds on -- Graduating with honors

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

Graduating with honours. And debt 

Minds on -- Graduating with honors

Theme(s): Money basics

 
 
 
 

 

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

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Funny Money - Saving for an emergency  

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Saving for an emergency 

Why is it important to save for an emergency?

Theme(s): Saving

 
 
 
 

 

See how little costs can add up

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Funny Money - Tracking your spending: track-o-matic  

See how little costs can add up

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Tracking your spending: track-o-matic 

See how little costs can add up

Theme(s): Planning & tracking

 
 
 
 

 

Consider making purchases that increase in value

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Funny Money - Building long-term wealth  

Consider making purchases that increase in value

Theme(s): Investing

 
 
 
 

Funny Money - Building long-term wealth 

Consider making purchases that increase in value

Theme(s): Investing