Bonus! Activities

Entrepreneurship | ANALYZE: Advertising Campaigns

Students will identify mediums of advertising and analyse the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

Entrepreneurship | CREATE: A Business Idea

Students will brainstorm business ideas using the problem / solution lens.

Entrepreneurship | CREATE: An Effective Pitch

Students will analyze the effectiveness of business pitches, then create their own.

Entrepreneurship | DEBATE: Can I Be An Entrepreneur If I Don’t Own My Own Business?

Students will debate whether you can be an entrepreneur if you don’t own a business

Entrepreneurship | INTERVIEW: An Entrepreneur

Students will identify entrepreneurs in their community, then interview one of these entrepreneurs using a list questions that they have developed.

Entrepreneurship | RESEARCH: Great Innovators & Innovations

Students will research innovators and innovations that have impacted society.

Ethics | DEBATE: Ethics

Students will examine ethical scenarios. They will need identify which side of the argument they agree with and provide a rationale for their response.

Ethics | ROLEPLAY: Ethical Dilemmas

Students will outline reasons for actions while personally resolving ethical dilemmas.

Ethics | ROLEPLAY: Workplace Ethics

Students will be able to identify ethical decisions that affect individuals and companies & outline reasons for actions while personally resolving ethical dilemmas.

Intro to Spreadsheets | EXCEL: SUM Your Expenses

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • Use the SUM function to track and calculate weekly and monthly expenses in a spreadsheet.

Philanthropy | ANALYZE: How America Gives

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • use an interactive online map to analyze how Americans across the country donate to charitable organizations.

Philanthropy | COMPARE: Charities

In this activity, students will:

  • identify and describe criteria that is used to compare charities
  • use an online database to compare charities of their choosing

Philanthropy | RESEARCH: Crowdfunding Web Quest

In this activity students:
  • do online research about different crowdfunding platforms and how they differ

Public Service Announcements | RESEARCH: Personal Finance PSA Web Quest

In this activity, students will be able to:

  • Use the internet to find three public service announcements (PSAs) regarding personal finance.

Purchasing a Used Car | ROLEPLAY: Buy a Used Car