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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Careers (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Payday

Careers (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 
$ 
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How much do a school teacher & LeBron James make in a year? Explore not only how much people earn each year, but also each day, hour and minute. How long would a teacher have to work to earn what LeBr...
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Tip Jar

Careers (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 

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What's the deal with all the tip calculators in the App Store? Is calculating 15% hard? Nope, and this lesson uses percents to explore the math of eatingand workingin a restaurant, from leaving ti...
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Earning (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Earning (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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Math Insight  Digging Dirt

Earning (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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An application problem that asks students to help an excavation company prepare a bid for one of their clients by calculating what they should charge to dig a hole. To solve the problem students must ...
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DataFerrett: For TheDataWeb

Earning (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 

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DataFerrett is a data mining and extraction tool that works with TheDataWeb, a network of online data libraries. Topics include economics, health, income and unemployment,
population, labor, cancer,...
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Payday

Earning (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 
$ 
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How much do a school teacher & LeBron James make in a year? Explore not only how much people earn each year, but also each day, hour and minute. How long would a teacher have to work to earn what LeBr...
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Tip Jar

Earning (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 

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What's the deal with all the tip calculators in the App Store? Is calculating 15% hard? Nope, and this lesson uses percents to explore the math of eatingand workingin a restaurant, from leaving ti...
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Paycheck

Earning (Financial Education) 
Excel 
Tool 

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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Payroll Deductions Calculator

Earning (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Use this calculator to help you determine the impact of changing your payroll deductions. You can enter your current payroll information and deductions, and then compare them to your proposed deductio...
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Million Dollar Mission

Earning (Financial Education) 
Spreadsheet 
Tool 

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This is the famous "doubling pennies" problem. Students will study exponential growth. The activity is designed for students to work independently, or in groups with guidance from the teacher.
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Miranda and the Rookie

Earning (Financial Education) 
Spreadsheet 
Technology PoW 

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Use a spreadsheet to compare salaries of the star basketball player and the rookie.
NOTE: A free login is required. Sign up using the link on the login page, or use your existing K...
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Education (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Education (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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College Savings Calculator

Education (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Use our College Savings calculator to determine the amount you must invest each year to have enough money to cover all college costs.
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Math Insight  Digging Dirt

Entrepreneur (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

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An application problem that asks students to help an excavation company prepare a bid for one of their clients by calculating what they should charge to dig a hole. To solve the problem students must ...
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Income (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Income (Financial Education) 
Fathom 
Activity 

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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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Math Insight  Digging Dirt

Income (Financial Education) 
Java Applet 
Activity 

[0]

An application problem that asks students to help an excavation company prepare a bid for one of their clients by calculating what they should charge to dig a hole. To solve the problem students must ...
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Payday

Income (Financial Education) 
Computer 
Tool 
$ 
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How much do a school teacher & LeBron James make in a year? Explore not only how much people earn each year, but also each day, hour and minute. How long would a teacher have to work to earn what LeBr...
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Paycheck

Income (Financial Education) 
Excel 
Tool 

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Students calculate net income and discover how much money they pay in taxes and for benefits in the process.
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Graph of the US Income Distrib...

Income (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Interact with a graph displaying family income across the population using a football field as the context. The height of the curve at any point is the height of a stack of $100 bills equaling that in...
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Miranda and the Rookie

Income (Financial Education) 
Spreadsheet 
Technology PoW 

[6]

Use a spreadsheet to compare salaries of the star basketball player and the rookie.
NOTE: A free login is required. Sign up using the link on the login page, or use your existing K...
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When Gas Was a Quarter!

Inflation (Financial Education) 
JavaScript 
Activity 

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This is the student page that goes with the When Gas Was a Quarter! lesson plan. In this exercise, students explore the following questions: Why does everything cost so much more now, compared to when...
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