Piggy Bank Primer: Saving and Budgeting Lesson for Grades 2-4

Through a story and activities, the student book introduces students to economic concepts such as saving, spending, budgeting, wants, goods, services and opportunity cost.

•  Student activity book (pdf)

•  Teacher's guide (pdf)

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Spanish version / versión en español.

This lesson plan is designed for teaching grades 2, 3, and 4.


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Education Level: Pre-K-5
Subjects: Personal Finance Economics
Concepts: Wants Budget/Money Management Saving Decision-Making Opportunity Cost
Resource Types: Publication Instructional Guide
Languages: English
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