More-than-Money

A JA Program for Grades 3 to 6

Financial literacy can never start too early. In fact, the earlier students learn to manage their money, the greater chance they have at lifelong financial success.

More than Money is an interactive program designed to teach young learners how to manage their money in a fun and engaging way. Students will learn why proper money management is important and how their financial choices can impact others, enabling them to be confident in growing up to make smart financial decisions.

Students will
  • Identify the role of money in everyday life
  • Practice making sound financial choices using cooperative decision-making skills
  • Manage a personal bank account by making deposits and withdrawals
  • Identify ways to earn income through jobs or a small business
  • Learn how to make ethical personal and business money management choices
  • Think like an entrepreneur and develop a basic business plan based on their skills and interests
  • Apply the problem-solving and money-management skills needed to operate a small business
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