Remember when we couldn’t wait to “grow up?” Visions of staying up as late as we wanted, eating ice cream for dinner, and never having to worry about homework? While we may be able to do all of those things occasionally, life throws us a few curveballs and (usually) more bills than we imagined as young adults. As you prepare your students for adulthood’s most critical financial wellness moments, bring a layer of humor into the classroom by launching lessons with funny memes about money.
It’s Never Too Early for Financial Literacy
Why Money Management?
The Importance of Budgeting
How to battle bill anxiety? Surveying your ‘needs vs wants’ reduces financial stress.
Understanding Your Paycheck
Keeping Tabs on Credit
Do I Have To ‘Adult”?
Supplementing your lesson plans with funny memes about money can help your students feel like this overwhelming topic is relatable and easy to understand. If you’re looking for further resources to equip students with tools to manage their personal finances in the real world, sign up today and bring the EVERFI – Financial Literacy blended-learning program completely free of cost into your classroom to help your students take on the “adulting” world!
Alyssa Mahramus is a Schools Implementation Manager for EVERFI providing support to Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia schools. She is a former teacher of 8 years working both in the city of Pittsburgh, PA and Pinehurst, NC. When not reading about education or discovering new classroom tools, Alyssa loves running & playing with her dog Steve.