1. Money Matters

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Money Matters, students will investigate money management from a personal financial perceptive. Students will apply critical-thinking skills to analyze financial options based on current and projected economic factors. Students will gain knowledge and skills necessary to establish short-term...
  2. Securities and Investments

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Securities and Investments, students will understand the laws and regulations to manage business operations and transactions in the securities industry.
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  3. Accounting II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting II, students will continue the investigation of the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as...
  4. Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, students gain knowledge and skills in economies and private enterprise systems, the impact of global business, the marketing of goods and services, advertising, and product pricing. Students analyze the sales process and financial management...
  5. Accounting I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting I, students will investigate the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as well as economic, financial, technological, international, social, legal, and ethical factors. Students will reflect on this knowledge as they engage in the process of...
  6. Lesson Plan: Foreign Exchange Market

    • Resource ID: 11456
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain how a foreign exchange market functions globally, and identify the importance of international financial markets.
  7. Lesson Plan: Savings

    • Resource ID: 11961
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the importance of saving and investing. Students will identify the differences between saving and investing, explore the concept of compounding to increase investment returns, and identify components of SMART goals as related to setting financial goals.
  8. Lesson Plan: Risky Business

    • Resource ID: 11963
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to the concepts of risk and investments. They will understand the risk involved when investors are trying to make their money work for them. Tolerance for risk is reviewed and what students can do to protect themselves from risk in the future.
  9. Lesson Plan: Investment Models

    • Resource ID: 11965
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to various methods used in analyzing investments. Students will learn about Capital Asset Pricing Model, Modern Portfolio Theory, Arbitrage Pricing Theory, and compare and contrast the various investment selection strategies.
  10. Lesson Plan: Credit History and Ratings

    • Resource ID: 11848
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to credit scores, reports, and ratings. Through this lesson, students will explore the importance of their personal credit score and identity theft protection.
  11. Lesson Plan: Interpreting Financial Information

    • Resource ID: 11967
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to interpreting financial information from annual reports and balance sheets to income statements and cash flow statements.
  12. Lesson Plan: Numeric Keypad by Touch

    • Resource ID: 11699
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    Accounting firms require extensive number crunching with accuracy and speed into today’s spreadsheets and/or accounting software programs. As with typing, 10-key entry requires repetitive practice, over and over, to become proficient. This lesson will build speed and accuracy using the numeric...
  13. Lesson Plan: Double-Entry Accounting

    • Resource ID: 11700
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson students will learn the double-entry accounting system and its importance in accounting and financial reporting.
  14. Lesson Plan: Completing a Worksheet

    • Resource ID: 11703
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn and demonstrates how to complete a worksheet for the end of a fiscal period.
  15. Lesson Plan: Preparing Financial Statements

    • Resource ID: 11704
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate how to accurately prepare financial statements for a sole proprietorship.
  16. Lesson Plan: Preparing Payroll

    • Resource ID: 11711
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate the importance of payroll and how to conduct various payroll procedures accurately so that employees are paid the right amount of money, and state and federal tax deposits are made on a timely basis.
  17. Lesson Plan: Using Sales and Cash Receipts Journals

    • Resource ID: 11716
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces sales and cash receipt transactions. It covers the terminology related to sales and cash receipts, and analyzing and journaling transactions using manual and computerized methods.
  18. Lesson Plan: Evaluating and Projecting

    • Resource ID: 11722
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students learn to demonstrate skills in making projections for future business success using current accounting information.
  19. Lesson Plan: Capital Accounts and Dividend Distribution

    • Resource ID: 11733
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate how to use the appropriate accounting procedures for establishing capital accounts and dividend distribution for a corporation.
  20. Lesson Plan: End of Fiscal Period Activities

    • Resource ID: 11739
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson demonstrates the accounting procedures necessary for the end of a fiscal period for a corporation.