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Description: For educators, parents and students to practice better money management for life. Available online or in a binder format, the free classroom curriculum consists of a teacher's guide, student worksheets and quizzes. Teacher's Guide lessons cover topics such as What is Money?, Allowances and Spending Plans, Saving and Investing, Comparison Shopping, The Art of Budgeting, The Influence of Advertising, and Consumer Awareness. Interactive brain-teasers available online or on CD-ROM include the Smart Money Quiz Show, Money Management Intelligence, Road Trip to Savings, and Cash Puzzler, which gives young children practice in recognizing dollar bills and has quick facts about the people featured on each bill. The Banking Tutor features a debit/ATM cards primer, a glossary of banking terms, and Interactive Statements, online tutorials on writing checks, reading bank statements, reviewing credit reports, and more. Some additional resources available in Spanish and Chinese.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English, Spanish
Resource Types: Games, Collections, Dictionaries, Glossaries, Thesauri, Tutorials, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Mathematics of Investment/Finance

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