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.
JOINING THE MARKET is a project where students decide whether to buy, sell, or hold stocks from Ravioli Den. They experience how current events shape the market and calculate their portfolio value after each round. Opportunities for discussion and reflection are included. NGPF offers a semester course, individual lessons, hundreds of projects ...
PROJECT: CREATE A SCAM GUIDEBOOK is a Common Core Standards-aligned project, where students work in groups and ultimately create a full class Scam Guidebook. NGPF offers a full semester curriculum, and hundreds of lessons, activities, and case studies, as well as professional development.
9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
Consumer Protection Laws, Fraud, Identity Theft, Rights And Responsibilities, Risk
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