A 9-day Personal Financial Literacy TEKS-Aligned complete unit including: calculating and comparing simple and compound interest, the cost of credit, the cost of college, methods of payment and financial responsibility.
Standards: TEKS: 8.12A. 8.12B, 8.12C, 8.12D, 8.12E, 8.12F, 8.12G
This unit is not available in a CCSS-aligned version. This content is only currently available aligned to 8th grade TEKS. It is not a part of the 8th grade Common Core Standards.
1. Unit Overviews
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2. Student Handouts
Student-friendly guided notes and aligned quick homework that are scaffolded to support student learning. They are available as a PDF and the student handouts/homework/study guides have been converted to Google Slides™ for your convenience.
A quiz, unit study guide, and editable test allow you to easily assess and meet the needs of your students.
4. Answer Keys
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July 2020 Digital Update: All files are available as a PDF, the unit test is editable in PPT, and the student handouts/homework/study guides have been converted to Google Slides™ for your convenience. The Google Slides™ do NOT have text boxes placed, but there is a video tutorial showing you how to add them if you choose.
Please note that classroom activities are NOT included but can be found in my Personal Financial Literacy Activity Bundle.
Interested in other TEKS-Aligned Units? Check out my 8th Grade Math TEKS-Aligned Curriculum Bundle.
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