Helping Students With Financial Literacy
In 2010, the Ministry of Education moved forward with integrating financial literacy into the Ontario curriculum. Being financially literate means having the skills and knowledge necessary to make sound financial decisions about spending, saving, investing, and managing money. This website is designed to help students become aware of smart purchasing decisions and provide a critical set of lifelong financial skills.
Students today are faced with wider challenges dealing with financial literacy:
This website features interactive lesson plans which can be used in a variety of subjects from grades 7 to 12 including: Business Studies (Finance, Digital Literacy, Productivity Software), Mathematics (Linear Relations), Social Sciences & Humanities (Research and Inquiry Skills), and English (Media studies).