Bank at School Program Lesson Plans

Lesson 1: September
All About Money
  • History of money
  • How money is produced and managed
  • Changes in money
  • Dissection of a bill
Lesson 2: October
A Safe Place for My Money
  • Financial institution overview
  • Basic accounts at financial institutions
  • Deposit slip activity
  • Record keeping
Lesson 3: January
Where Do We Get the Money We Spend
  • Money trivia
  • Sources of income
  • Differences in wages
  • Education as it relates to income
Lesson 4: February
Credit & You
  • Introduce students to credit & borrowing
  • How to calculate interest
  • Loan application scenario