An enterprising girl, helped by an inventive robot, earns a penny for every seed she plants. Once the plants grow, she fantasizes about earning more money by using the crops to create businesses. Paperback. Pages:32. Size 8 1/2" x 11"
Age Group: 4-8
In this active, fun-filled lesson plan, students learn about careers in construction and entertainment. They build and test earthquake-proof homes, and then choose the home they want to live in based on lifestyle preferences and income.
Students create drawings of the things they enjoy doing, then examine how much money they will have after basic needs are met to pursue the activities they love that cost money. Meets 5th Grade Nevada Academic Content Standard SS.5.38
Students create posters about the benefits of saving, and ways and places they can save money. Then each student makes decisions on where and how to save. Meets 4th Grade Nevada Academic Content Standard SS.4.32