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Author:Mary C. Suiter, Sarapage McCorkle
Description: Money Math: Lessons for Life is a free, four lesson curriculum supplement in PDF format that uses real world personal financial scenarios to teach mathematical concepts and basic finance to students in grades 7-9. The lessons emphasize the application of math in savings, taxes, balancing budgets and home improvement projects. The kit contains reproducible activity sheets for students and incorporates the use of spreadsheets. Developed to adhere to national math standards it is appropriate for classes such as consumer science, social studies, or after-school programs designed to teach practical financial or math skills.

Levels: Middle School (6-8)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Courses, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Mathematics of Investment/Finance, Interest Calculation

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