Table of Contents

The purpose of this Financial Literacy Unit is to expose students to the basic financial concepts and obligations that they will be facing in the future.


Topic 1 : Banking Transactions and Savings
Task A : Examining a Bank Statement

Topic 2 : Simple Interest and Compound Interest
Task B : Comparing Interest Rates

Topic 3 : Simple Budgets and Planned Purchases
Task C : Choosing a Job
Task D : Budgeting for a Planned Purchase

Simulations 1

Topic 4 : Budgeting to Plan a First Peoples’ Event
Task E : Household Expenses
Task F : Grocery Expenses
Task G : Communications Expenses
Task H : Choosing a Place to Live
Task I : Vehicle Expenses

Simulations 2