Voc Tech WEEK Aug 16-20
Objective standards 1WP-E7
TSW become familiar with classroom and class syllabus and requirements.
discuss class rules, procedures, reason for class and class goals
All students know what is expected of them this semester
Objective standards 2WP-E1
TSW define financial terms, solve problems using interest rates
Millionaire scenario activity 1
Accurate completion of activity one, class participation
Objective Standard 3WP-E2
Tws calculate compound interest. Understand interest rates.
Assign activity 2
Discuss incentives to save
Explain compounding interest
Assign collecting information from media about interest rates.
Assign activity 3
Accurate calculation of interest
Objective standard 3WP-E2
TSW Explain the benefits of savings
Refer to info brought in from media
Groups complete activity 4
Review rule to being a millionaire
Accurate completion of activity 4 and group participation
Objective Standard 3wp-E6
TSW understand purchasing power
Discuss CDís money market and bonds
Explain purchasing power
Assign activity 5
Assign groups to research different savings instuments
Accurate completion of activity 5
Report by group and participation.