Financial literacy is an important topic for any age, and Spaces offers many opportunities to help develop and document concepts related to financial literacy. The following lesson plans have been designed to assist educators to teach students about money and financial decision-making.
This lesson introduces students to the different Canadian coins, asking them to reflect on where they see coins in their lives and practice identifying coins through patterning.
This lesson plan helps students develop problem-solving skills and their understanding of money by analyzing what it might cost to purchase and care for a pet.
By exploring the cost of lighting their classroom in this lesson, students will build an understanding of the hidden costs of everyday energy use, and students will gain a deeper understanding of managing finances in the real world.