Growing & Protecting Your Finances
Your students will examine the risks, benefits, and influencing factors of investments, while exploring different investment options. During class activities, they will:
- Analyze the role dividends play in the stock market (math)
- Evaluate different interpretations of facts in the media (English language arts)
- Consider the roles of buyers and sellers in a product (social studies)
Growing and Protecting Your Finances
Examine the risks versus potential benefits of investments and explore different investment options.
Dividends: What Are They, and Do They Matter?
Develop student understanding of the role dividends play in the stock market as they build a hypothetical portfolio and calculate future returns.
The Making of a Stock Market Price
Show students the power of the news media as they analyze its influence on stock prices.
Who Owns Instagram?
Evaluate with your students how investment in a company might impact someone’s use of its products, using Instagram as an example.