Lesson Plans and Assessments
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Financial capability requires strong math skills. The lesson plans and assessments included in Money Math for Teens explore the mathematics behind personal finance concepts such as compound interest, opportunity costs and more—all in a way that’s practical and relevant to teens. The lessons have varying degrees of complexity and are suitable for students in middle and high school.
Money Math for Teens is a series created by the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, Channel One News and America Saves.
- Introduction to Earning Interest: Middle School Version
- Introduction to Earning Interest: Grades 9-10 Version
- Introduction to Earning Interest: Grades 11-12 Version
These lesson plans cover APR, APY and compound interest for middle and high school students.