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Fun Financial Literacy Activities for Kids, Teens, Parents and Teachers

Fun Financial Literacy Activities for Kids, Teens, Parents and Teachers

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Games Put your financial skills to the test with the new 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil-branded version of Visa's fast-paced, multiple-choice question game. The updated game tests players' knowledge of financial management skills as they advance down the field and try to score. Educators are encouraged to review and download the lesson modules before game play. Are you warmed up and ready to play? Games in the Classroom Games can be powerful teaching tools.

Money Smart - A Financial Education Program Money Smart for Youth FDIC currently provides two instructor-led Money Smart curriculum products to teach young people, Money Smart for Young Adults (ages 12-20) and Money Smart for Elementary School Students (ages 5-8). In Development: The FDIC is updating our Money Smart for Youth suite of products in the coming months (by Spring 2015). More information on these new tools and a preview of the new curriculum for Pre-K to Grade 2 is available on this page. The FDIC’s Money Smart for Young Adults curriculum helps youth ages 12-20 learn the basics of handling their money and finances, including how to create positive relationships with financial institutions. Equipping young people in their formative years with the basics of financial education can give them the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need to manage their finances once they enter the real world.

Why Balance Your Checking Account? checking Highlights Balancing a checking account shows how much money is available.Your check register contains a running total of all of your transactions. Other reasons to review an account are to spot financial mistakes and fraud. Hands on Banking Whether you're a classroom teacher, a program director, or a college instructor, you understand the importance of a solid financial curriculum. Now, by using Hands on Banking®—the free, fun, and engaging financial program from Wells Fargo—you can help students of any age build a brighter financial future. The Hands on Banking online financial courses include free instructor guides with classroom lessons and activities that will help you guide students through real-life scenarios, group discussions, and other activities designed to teach valuable money management skills and help them take control of their finances. All without endorsements or commercials. The Hands on Banking curriculum is designed for four age groups:

Personal Finance and Economics Education Online Game for teachers teaching grades 6 through 12 students - Gen i Revolution Teach Children to Save Page Content Teach Children to Save (TCTS) is a national program that organizes banker volunteers to help young people develop a savings habit early in life. Since the program started in 1997, some 146,400 bankers have taught savings skills to 6.4 million students. WOW!Zone: Educators Our Programs The TD Bank WOW!Zone is a comprehensive financial literacy program created by TD Bank. Our goal is to provide children and teens with valuable information about money, saving, banking and investing. Young Bankers Club - Teaching Kids About Money Most experts on childhood development agree that the earlier children are taught good habits, the better. That's why, since 2004, Fifth Third has offered a financial literacy program that reaches children at an early age to teach them about the importance of good education, finances and personal responsibility. The Young Bankers Club is for fifth-grade elementary school students and provides a customized curriculum that meets national educational standards for fifth-grade mathematics. More than 11,000 students have graduated from Young Bankers Club since its inception. Young Bankers Club teaches kids the basics about money, including what it is and how people get it, the importance of saving and how education and career choices affect their future. Young Bankers Club is taught inside school classrooms, often by a Fifth Third Bank employee mentor.

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