With eye-catching design and unique teaching illustrations, Foundations in Personal Finance: Middle School Edition for Homeschool will easily hold the attention of your students. Everything needed to equip you to teach personal finance is provided, including a student text, teacher resources, age-specific activities, and 22 video lessons taught by our Foundations team of experts.
Digital Teacher's Edition
This resource on CD-ROM provides a variety of reproducible materials allowing teachers to adapt the curriculum to the needs of their class experience. The digital resources include lesson plans, a 9-week syllabus, student text answer keys, learning activities, case studies, a Scripture reference list, pre- and post-tests plus summative assessments for each chapter, and parent resources.
This set of two DVDs includes 22 lessons with more than three and a half hours of relevant and engaging instruction featuring a variety of presentation formats.
The Foundations in Personal Finance: Middle School Edition for Homeschool student text is an engaging 144-page soft-cover consumable. The six chapters include 22 lessons with opportunities for pre-teaching, teaching, reflection, application, review, learning extension, and both formative and summative assessments. Each lesson includes a Scripture reference to reinforce the biblical principles related to personal finance. The student text is aligned with state and national standards for financial literacy.
Children are never too young to learn the valuable money and life skills in this newest offering from Dave Ramsey! Timeless financial truths, high energy and relatable young people make this a great introduction to prepare our children for successful adulthood. Beginning with a definition of personal finance, the videos further explore the 5 foundations of personal finance: Set aside a $500 Emergency fund; Get out of Debt; Pay Cash for your 1st car; and Invest and Give Generously. The consequent lessons expand upon this foundation and provide age appropriate explanations, visions for goal setting and a basic understanding of our emotional approach to money. With DVD driven content, each DVD contains 22 lessons (over 3.5 hours) directly corresponding to the six chapters in the student workbook. Each lesson includes a Biblical principle (with Scripture reference), readings, review activities, learning extensions and assessments. Student text aligns with state and national financial literacy standards. Also included in the DVD set is a Digital Teachers Book on CD-ROM, which includes reproducible materials, lesson plans based on a 9 week syllabus, student answer key, case studies, scripture reference list, pre/post tests and additional parent resources. Soft cover Student Workbooks are consumable and contain 144 pgs. Each student will need their own copy workbook which is sold separately. Kits contain one student workbook and the DVD/CD set. Introduce your middle schoolers to the life changing teachings from Dave Ramsey and his team, proving that the earlier they learn how money works the better off they will be! My only regret is that I did not have this foundational teaching during my middle school years... oh, the different decisions that would have been made! ~ Deanne