In Seventh Grade

  • Seventh grade students calculated sales and income taxes, identified components of a personal budget, created and organized financial assets and liabilities, used a family budget estimator, calculated and compared simple and compound interest earnings, and analyzed and compared monetary incentives such as coupons and rebates.

In Eighth Grade

  • Eighth grade students will solve problems comparing the interest rate and loan length, explain how investments grow over time, calculate the cost of repaying a loan, identify advantages and disadvantages of different payments, identify situations that represent financially responsible decisions, and estimate the costs of attending various education institutions.