Insurance Projects

Calculate Your Medical Expenses (Sp)

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students will choose two health insurance plans and then calculate their out-of-pocket expenses for a variety of scenarios. They’ll create a spreadsheet and answer questions on the best insurance decisions for them.

  • Available in English & Spanish

Introducing Insurance - You Be The Teacher (Sp)

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students will introduce the topic of insurance by researching and teaching basic information related to one policy type.

  • Available in English & Spanish

Is the Government Allowed to Require Insurance?

In this Common Core Standards-aligned project, students will conduct research on both sides of the topic and write a persuasive response to the question: Is the government allowed to require insurance?

What Insurance Should I Buy?

In this Common Core aligned project students decide which insurance policies they will purchase to protect them against risk. They experience how life events influence financial capabilities and calculate their out-of-pocket expenses each month. There are opportunities for discussion and reflection.