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Supply Chain Video

Teach your students about supply chains. In this video a young woman starts her own business bedazzling cell phone cases…
Key Concepts: Entrepreneurs, Goods and Services
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The Entrepreneur Video

Teach your students about the benefits of being an entrepreneur. In this video a young woman starts her own business…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Consumption, Division of Labor/Specialization…
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Spending Multipliers

Students learn the definition of marginal propensity to consume and marginal propensity to save. After spending time practicing computing what…
Key Concepts: Aggregate Demand, Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Consumers…
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Building a Better Budget

This lesson uses the Better Money Habits video How to Set a Budget and Stick to It to reinforce the…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Renting a Place to Live

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to help students will learn about the costs associated with renting a…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Rent to Own, Roles of Government…
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Break-Even Analysis Activity

This interactive graphs the break-even point using the equation, Breakeven Quantity (BEQ) = Fixed Costs / (Total Revenue per Job…
Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Goods and Services, Profit
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Getting Out of Debt

This lesson uses the Better Money Habits video Steps to Help You Get Out of Debt to explain the concept…
Key Concepts: Credit, Interest, Risk and Return
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The Basics of Saving and Budgeting

This lesson generates a class discussion on the importance of setting financial goals by using the Better Money Habits video…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis
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Budgeting Basics

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to reinforce budgeting concepts.
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Credit Reports and Credit Scores

Using a Better Money Habits video, this lesson explains the differences between credit reports and credit scores.
Key Concepts: Credit, Credit Rating
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Buying a Home

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to help students compare the costs of renting or buying a place…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis
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Owning a Car

Using a Better Money Habits video, this lesson introduces students to the various costs associated with buying and operating a…
Key Concepts: Consumers, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Insurance…
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Creating a Financial Safety Net

This lesson uses a Better Money Habits video to explain why creating an emergency fund is important, especially when confronted…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis
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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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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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