ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Finance (9 - 12), or Social Studies (7)
Title: How Much Does It Cost?
Description: Students will use an online mortgage calculator to determine the cost of financing a house over various lengths of time and at various interest rates. This lesson is excellent to include in a budgeting unit.
ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Tutorial on Credit
Digital Tool: I paid how much?
Digital Tool Description: The interactive website provided by the U.S. Mint provides numerous lessons on personal finance for kids of all ages. This particular activity allows students to determine the cost of using credit.