These free online games provide the hooks to get students engaged in decision making around paying for college, budgeting, investing and more. Research demonstrates that these interactive personal finance games and simulations work. With limited money experience, these games allow students to practice and make mistakes to avoid the consequences of money mistakes in the "real world."
Teacher Tip: As many schools block access to games on their network, you may want to send the Arcade webpage to your IT department to make sure that the games below are accessible to your students.
Over one million students play these games which have been recognized by Common Sense Education in their "Best Business and Finance Games" category. Each game comes with its own worksheet with reflection questions guaranteed to spark lively classroom discussion to cement the learning objectives.