This product contains a teacher notes (also seen in preview), PowerPoint Presentation, internet research activity, and research writing prompt with rubric and alternate rubric for grading. This lesson covers student loans and other financial aid options for attending college.
Students will use their class notes (from the PPT) and research from the Internet to compare and contrast the advantages and disadvantages of various college payment options. Answer key included.
Students then research various viewpoints of student loans and write an essay on their findings.
The teacher notes also contain a link to a Public Kahoot! game that can be used to assess student learning during the course of the lesson.
The objectives for the lesson are:
o Identify when various loan types are used.
o Describe how to effectively manage student loan debt.
o Explain different student loan repayment options and obligations after graduation.
o Evaluate the use of student loans and the various viewpoints associated.
Topics covered in the PPT include:
Federal Pell Grant
Federal Student Loans: Subsidized, Unsubsidized, Plus Loans, Perkins Loans
Private Student Loans
Consolidation, Deferment, Forbearance
3 Scenarios for dealing with student loans
If the research paper is to be done all in class, this lesson takes approximately 2.5-3 days with 90 minute class periods.
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