Financial Literacy for Everyone
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Young Children (Preschool - Grade 2)

Teacher's
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Student
Activities
  Title
Introduction: Overview and Strategies
Lesson 1: Making Spending Decisions
Lesson 2: Spending Plans
Lesson 3: Earning Money
Lesson 4: What is Money?
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Children (Grades 3 - 6)

Teacher's
Guides
Student
Activities
  Title
Introduction: Overview and Instructional Strategies
Lesson 1: Allowances and Spending Plans
Lesson 2: Money Responsibility
Lesson 3: Saving and Investing
Lesson 4: Comparison Shopping
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Teens (Grades 7 - 12)

Teacher's
Guides
Student
Activities
Presentations Title
Introduction: Overview and Instructional Strategies
Lesson 1: Making Decisions
Lesson 2: Making Money
Lesson 3: The Art of Budgeting
Lesson 4: Living on your Own
Lesson 5: Buying a Home
Lesson 6: Banking Services
Lesson 7: Credit
Lesson 8: Credit Cards
Lesson 9: Cars and Loans
Lesson 10: The Influence of Advertising
Lesson 11: Consumer Awareness
Lesson 12: Saving and Investing
Lesson 13: In Trouble
Lesson 14: Consumer Privacy
Appendix
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College (Ages 18 and up)

Teacher's
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Student
Activities
Presentations Title
Lesson 1: The Art of Budgeting
Lesson 2: Living on your Own
Lesson 3: Buying a Home
Lesson 4: About Credit
Lesson 5: Credit Cards
Lesson 6: Cars and Loans
Lesson 7: Consumer Awareness
Lesson 8: Saving and Investing
Lesson 9: In Trouble
Lesson 10: About Consumer Privacy
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Students with Special Needs

Teacher's
Guides
Student
Activities
Presentations Title
Lesson 1: Making Decisions
Lesson 2: Making Money
Lesson 3: Budgeting Your Money
Lesson 4: Shopping Wisely
Lesson 5: Living on Your Own
Lesson 6: Banking Services
Lesson 7: Understanding Credit
Lesson 8: Cars and Loans
Lesson 9: Protecting Your Money
Lesson 10: Savings and Investing
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