ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Business, Management, and Administration (9 - 12), or Career Cluster Electives (9 - 12), or Information Literacy (K - 12)
Title: I Owe, I Owe, So Off to Work I Go!
Calculating College Cost Repayment, Budgeting, and Finding Loan Forgiveness Sources
Description: Students often attend college and are faced with the mounting debt incurred from student loans. This lesson plan will guide through calculating repayment for students loans, preparing a monthly budget, and researching options for possible loan forgiveness.
This lesson plan contains a financial aid component.
Subject: Business, Management, and Administration (9 - 12), or Technology Education (9 - 12)
Title: A Car for College?
Description: In this lesson, students will create a budget and project savings for 2 years. They will project using their savings to purchase a car for graduation. This is a Commerce and Information Technology lesson plan.
Subject: Business, Management, and Administration (9 - 12)
Title: Can I afford to go to college?
Description: This lesson is designed to help students determine the cost of a college education. They will be comparing the cost between two schools and identifying financial resources available to reduce or defer the cost. Once they complete their research, they will illustrate their findings in a spreadsheet and create a chart comparing the data. This lesson plan is adapted from Financial Literacy 2010 project at Personal Finance for the Economics Classroom: A Teaching Guide for Economic Instructors This is a Commerce and Information Technology lesson plan.