With this product you will find the following:
Understanding Credit Doodle Notes – I use this Word document as a quick web scavenger hunt to learn the concepts of FICO® Scores, the range of scores, who compiles credit scores, what factors impact them, and aspects of life impacted by credit scores
Understanding Credit calculate by hand – Printable Word handout that asks students to calculate how much a purchase will cost them over several months as they pay $50 toward their balance (for those who have limited access to technology or who want to emphasize how the process of compounding interest works.
Understanding Credit Project – a hybrid of calculating by hand and using Excel to change the scenario. This Word version (to be shared with students electronically) includes step-by-step instructions for building a spreadsheet from scratch in Excel (for those who want to teach some Excel skills as well).
Understanding Credit Activity with Notes – an Excel workbook for pure electronic calculation with notes built into the spreadsheet (for those in a one-to-one environment). When sharing this with student, be sure to delete the second sheet (Teacher’s Guide) prior to pushing it out to them.