In this Brain Brigade classroom learning center students will manage a $1000 inheritance in an attempt to parlay it into riches. Strike It Rich uses Common Core State Standards to help students learn graphing, calculating a balance, subtraction, and multiplication of decimals.
The learning center’s goals:
-To improve student ability at calculating with decimals, graphing, and record keeping on a daily basis.
-To show students just how difficult it is to make a profit in the market.
-To be used as a fun contest for children to see who can make the most money, (or lose the least).
You never know, one of your students may be the next Warren Buffet!
Included in this activity:
-Teacher instructions for setting up the game
-Student background information on the Stock Market
-Student directions on how to play game
-Teacher print outs including:
--Stock purchase forms
--Stock sales forms
--Stock graphing sheet
--Stock Purchases and Sales Ledger
Let the Game Begin!