The Case of the Shrunken Allowance

The Case of the Shrunken Allowance

Students listen to a story about P.B. who thinks money is missing from the peanut butter jar on his window ledge. In addition to basic concepts of saving and spending, students learn currency equivalency and some measurement concepts.
(This book is out of print but is available used.)

•  Lesson (pdf)

•  Whiteboard (SMART/notebook)

•  Whiteboard (ActivInspire/notebook)


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Audience:   Elementary School
Language:   English
Subjects:   Literature, Personal Finance
Resource Types:   Lessons, SMART/Promethean/Whiteboard
Concepts:   Spending, Saving, Banks, Interest, Income
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