DEPCO's Personal Finance curriculum helps students develop the skills needed for solving real-world problems. Students will be introduced to personal financial planning, budgeting, investments, and insurance protection. Students will learn to improve their decision-making skills, which will enable them to become more responsible consumers, producers, and business owners. Students will also learn how to handle money, set priorities, and accumulate savings as well as determine employer benefits.

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Activities

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Standards

International Concepts Managing Finances and Budgeting Problem Solving Reading

Module Equipment Includes

DEPCO Personal Finance Student Workbook, DEPCO Personal Finance Installation CD, Priority Containers, Calculator, Cash Tray, Play Money, Paring Knife, Measuring Spoons, Cutting Board, Dish Towel, Juicer, Ruler, Headphones (2)

Part # and Description

BM1200 - Personal Finance (Less computer)

Requirements

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Curriculum Specifications

The student workbook contains concise hands-on procedures, illustrations, screen captures, and photographs which reinforce the multimedia content. Special attention is placed on interesting and relevant graphics to encourage visual learning. DEPCO Studio is an effective curriculum delivery system that uses the power of the computer to deliver educational content. By using interesting digital videos, full-color animations, professional quality narrations, challenging interactions, relevant photographs, and Computer Aided Instruction (CAI), DEPCO has modernized the way subject matter is taught. Modules are 15 units consisting of: - 10 basic activity days with Pre-Test, Post-Test, and Activity Review Questions - 5 enrichment activities include: vocabulary reinforcement, problem-solving, open-ended challenges, careers, and Internet activities An instructor's section includes: lesson plan outlines, installation instructions, and answer keys