1. Texas DECA

    • Resource ID: CTSA - DECA
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTSO DECA
  2. Scope and Sequence: Securities and Investments

    • Resource ID: 19388
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Securities and Investments course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  3. Scope and Sequence: Statistics and Business Decision Making

    • Resource ID: 19393
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Statistics and Business Decision Making course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...
  4. Scope and Sequence: Financial Mathematics

    • Resource ID: 19394
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Financial Mathematics course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  5. Scope and Sequence: Money Matters

    • Resource ID: 19386
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Money Matters course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding TEKS...
  6. Scope and Sequence: Banking and Financial Services

    • Resource ID: 19387
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Banking and Financial Services course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  7. O*NET

    • Resource ID: Coun-ONET
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    ONET website
  8. MYFUTURE.COM

    • Resource ID: Coun-MFDC
    • Grade Range: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    College, career, military exploration site
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. Scope and Sequence: Insurance Operations

    • Resource ID: 19389
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Insurance Operations course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  16. 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...
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. 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.