CHECKING UNIT PLAN highlights NGPF's Checking Unit for teachers to use as a reference to plan their class. It includes the lesson title, learning objectives, the types of resources used, and the approximate time to teach. NGPF offers a full curriculum, individual lessons, and hundreds of projects, activities, case studies, and interactives for...
CURRICULUM FROM NEXT GEN PERSONAL FINANCE (NGPF) is a free collection of 65+ lessons, 100+ standalone activities, and dozens of projects, case studies, assessments, and more, that all are accessible online. Topics include saving, checking accounts, managing credit, financial pitfalls, budgeting, careers, taxes, insurance, and investing.
CREATE YOUR OWN LINKEDIN PROFILE is a Common Core Standards-aligned project, where students have the option of creating a mock profile via our Google Docs template or creating an actual profile on LinkedIn.com. NGPF offers a full semester curriculum, individual lessons, and hundreds of projects, activities, and case studies, as well as professi...
INTERACTIVE: FICO CREDIT SCORES is an activity where students learn to use an online FICO credit score estimator to compare credit scores of three hypothetical college students. NGPF offers a semester course curriculum, individual lessons, and hundreds of projects and activities for personal finance classes.
CASE STUDIES FROM NEXT GEN PERSONAL FINANCE (NGPF) is a collection of real-life situations for students to apply knowledge, evaluate courses of action, make decisions in ambiguous situations, and develop communication skills in group and class settings. Downloadable teacher and student support guides are available.
Downloadable Resources, Lesson/Lesson Plan (One Lesson), Workbook/Activity Sheet
7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, College & Young Adult
INTERACTIVE: CREDIT ACROSS US COMMUNITIES is an activity where students use an online, interactive map tool to answer questions about credit usage around the United States, nationally, and at the state and county levels.