Financial Literacy Lessons and Activities, Grade 2
The ten units teach using money to trade (buying and selling), buying groceries (needs vs. wants), clothes shopping, earning money (gifts and chores), saving money, restaurant purchases, raising money, paying to go places (travel and hidden costs in entertainment), saving money (banks), and post office services. Math skills covered include addition, subtraction, skip counting, and currency.
Give second grade students important life skills by teaching them about money and financial concepts and how to apply math to the world around them!
This dynamic teaching resource provides reproducible cut-out math manipulatives, reference sheets, and visual aids to support students as they explore real-world lessons and hands-on activities related to using money, buying groceries, collecting allowances, paying at a restaurant, raising money to help others, and more. Financial Literacy Lessons and Activities for Grade 2 is based on national and state standards and enriches any math curriculum in the classroom or home.