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209 Total Lessons

Establishing Credit

Using two Better Money Habits videos, this lesson increases student understanding of the importance of building and maintaining good credit.
Key Concepts: Bank Account, Collateral, Credit…
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Debit Cards vs Credit Cards

Using a Better Money Habits video, this lesson introduces students to the advantages and disadvantages of using debit cards and…
Key Concepts: Credit, Credit Rating, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Setting Goals

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to reinforce student understanding of setting short-term, medium-term, and long-term goals.
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting
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Checking Out Checking Accounts

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits poster to help students examine the features of checking accounts.
Key Concepts: Automated Teller Machine (ATM), Budgeting, Economic Institutions…
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Meeting Financial Goals

In this lesson, students learn several basic steps to help them understand the importance of saving to meet future personal…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis
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How Does Your Family Save?

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to discuss a family's regular shopping habits. 
Key Concepts: Consumers, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Wants
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What Car Should I Buy?

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to explain the basic decisions involved in buying a car.
Key Concepts: Consumers, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Wants
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Exchange Rate Calculator

Exchange rate calculator which displays the amount of expenses in USD Today and USD Two Months Ago. Students can use…
Key Concepts: Foreign Exchange
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“The Giver”: Jonas Makes a Choice

Jonas, a twelve-year old, lives in a seemingly perfect futuristic world. His community protects him from all harm and in…
Key Concepts: Choice, Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Consumers Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Consumers. Consumers are powerful in a market economy, and the economic choices of consumers…
Key Concepts: Consumers, Demand, Goods and Services…
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Technology Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Technology. The set of instructions or blueprints that inform producers about the various ways…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Productivity, Resources
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Demand Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Demand. Demand refers to a relationship between price and the quantity of a good…
Key Concepts: Consumers, Demand, Elasticity of Demand…
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Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concepts of Decision Making and Cost-Benefit Analysis. Decision making refers to the process by which rational…
Key Concepts: Choice, Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Barriers to Trade Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Barriers to Trade. Barriers to trade are government rules that block or inhibit international…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Benefits of Trade, Credit…
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