1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. Lesson Plan: Fiscal Period Activities

    • Resource ID: 11720
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will participate in Fiscal Period activities by setting up accounting journals and recording information from a chosen business.
  12. Lesson Plan: Accrued Revenue and Expenses

    • Resource ID: 11731
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate how to calculate accrued revenues and expenses, as well as analyzing and journalizing transactions related to the accrual accounting system.
  13. Lesson Plan: Banking for Business

    • Resource ID: 11706
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson covers opening and maintaining checking accounts, reconciling bank statements and preparing journal entries resulting from banking transactions.
  14. Lesson Plan: Uncollectible Accounts

    • Resource ID: 11727
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will demonstrate how to calculate uncollectible accounts expense as well as analyze and journal entries related to uncollectible accounts.
  15. Lesson Plan: Notes and Interest

    • Resource ID: 11730
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate how to calculate interest and discounts on interest-bearing notes, non-interest bearing notes, and discounted notes, as well as journalizing notes transactions.
  16. Lesson Plan: Forming and Dissolving Businesses

    • Resource ID: 11734
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson demonstrates, how to legally form various types of business, how to analyze and journalize transactions that liquidate the assets of these types of businesses.
  17. Lesson Plan: Plant Assets and Depreciation

    • Resource ID: 11729
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson will demonstrate how to calculate the cost of inventory using different accounting methods. The lesson also introduces the concept of Plant Assets and Depreciation.
  18. Lesson Plan: Careers in Accounting

    • Resource ID: 11741
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will spend a day with an accountant and see firsthand the knowledge and skills required to be successful in this field.
  19. Lesson Plan: Careers and Ethics in Accounting

    • Resource ID: 11742
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will experience and apply making ethical decisions in the accounting profession.
  20. Lesson Plan: Orientation and Review of Accounting I

    • Resource ID: 11743
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to use presentation skills to introduce themselves to the class. Students will also develop knowledge and skills regarding basic accounting equations.