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Personal Finance Virtual Summer Camp 2020

Attention, parents and kids! Here’s a fun, free and engaging way to learn at home during summer 2020. Enroll your child in the St. Louis Fed’s Personal Finance Virtual Summer Camp.

Who: This summer presents special challenges to parents, including keeping younger kids occupied and engaged. Our Economic Education team has compiled some of their best online resources for children in grades 3-5 and 6-8.

What: Through videos, Q&As and online modules, your elementary or middle school student will discover and apply essential personal finance concepts, including:

  • How money works
  • How to evaluate everyday decisions
  • How savings and credit are used

When: This camp is available any time from May 20 to Aug. 14. It is designed to last about one week. Our Econ Ed team has done all the heavy lifting for you by creating special syllabuses for each day.

How to Enroll Your Child in Virtual Camp

First, visit www.econlowdown.org/student. Choose the Google Log In button and enter your child’s Google credentials. (If they do not have a Google account, you may use yours.)

To join the Elementary School Virtual Summer Camp (Grades 3-5), enter the classroom code WMTJhNu

To join the Middle School Virtual Summer Camp (Grades 6-8), enter the classroom code wsATScu

Join Classroom

The Econ Lowdown portal automatically tracks your child’s progress, and you may follow along.

Questions?

For questions or more information, please contact us at economiceducation@stls.frb.org.

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Audience:   Elementary School, Middle School
Language:   English
Subjects:   Economics, Personal Finance
Resource Types:   Instructional Guide, Online Course, Video, Resources for Parents