Economics/Personal Finance

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Lesson Plans and Activities


Curriculum for Personal Finance from St. Louis Federal Reserve

Playdough Economics Lessons
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Investing Pays Off Curriculum (teacher's guide, worksheets, answer keys) by Merrill Lynch

Practical Money Skills for Life Curriculum (Lessons, notes, etc.)

Money Math: Lessons for Life (86 page downloadable with lesson plans, PPTs, etc.)

Lesson Plans: National Council on Economic Education (over 350 lesson, searchable!)

Lesson Plans: NCEE EconEdLink

Lesson Plan: Is the Tassle Worth the Hassle? (Economics of Education)

Lesson Plan: What is a Stock, and Who Owns McDonalds?

Lesson Plans: Give and Take (Economic tradeoffs)

Lesson Plan: How can Entrepreneurs Control Costs? (Fixed vs. Variable)

Printable Board Game--Moneypalooza: Spend or Save?

PBS Lesson Plan: Playing the Market

FSI Fraud Scene Investigator Game

Moneyopolis Game (Online...spend money wisely)

Practical Money Skills Games

ECONnections Lesson Plans

Understanding Taxes (IRS) Lesson Plans (

Stock Market Simulators

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