piggy_bank.jpgIn this unit you will learn about why you should save as much money as you can now and in the future.

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Timeline: This unit should take you 8.5 class days to complete. To the side of each assignment you will find a estimate of how many days the assignment should take you to complete. This should help you fill out your calendar for the quarter and your daily log.

Instructions: The PowerPoints are linked on this page. See the Savings three ring binder to get other materials needed.


Assignment 1: (15 minutes) Pretest

Assignment 2: (1.5 days) Why Save? View the attached PowerPoint to find specific instructions for this assignment.
You need to schedule time with Mrs. Cindy after you view the PowerPoint.


Assignment 3: (1/2 day) Savings Options; View the attached PowerPoint to find specific instructions for this assignment.


Assignment 4: (4 days) A Little Does Add Up Project
You may chose the bank you wish to research. Let Mrs. Schluckebier know the bank you have chosen....1st come 1st served....you need to research different banks.
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Assignment 5: (1 day) Inflation: you need to schedule time with Mrs. Cindy


Assignment 6: (1 day for review; 1day for quiz) Savings Quiz: Review your pretest for the quiz.