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Explore Financial Literacy Month with new lessons and activities each week!

 

Click the tiles below to access free resources designed for your elementary students.

 

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Week 1: Saving + Spending Responsibly

This week students learn about strategies for managing money. They'll explore creating a budget, choosing the best payment method, making responsible purchasing decisions, and giving to charity.

Check out this lesson plan, activity, and printable poster to pair with Vault - Understanding Money Module 3: Making Plans with Money!

Week 2: Taking and Managing Risks

This week students learn about strategies for managing personal and household risks and the role of health insurance.

Check out this lesson plan, activity, and printable poster to pair with Vault - Understanding Money Module 5: Insurance and Safety!

Week 3: Investing

This week students learn methods and strategies to save and invest money.

Check out this lesson plan, activity, and printable poster to pair with Vault - Understanding Money Module 6: Savings and Investing!

Week 4: Careers + Higher Education

This week students learn about how people acquire income, build careers and responsibly pay taxes to the government.

Check out this lesson plan, activity, and printable poster to pair with Vault - Understanding Money Module 2: Income and Careers!

Elementary Teachers

Teaching Money Skills Makes Cents

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Vault – Understanding Money is a blended learning resource for elementary students. By laying the foundation of financial literacy for youth at such a young age, Vault sets students up with the critical skills required to make responsible financial decisions for the rest of their lives.

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