Financial Math: Quarter 4, Week 1

We’ve got two more chapters to cover these last 9 weeks.  After we have completed the material, we will conduct a “real world financial simulation”, where you will have to find a job, budget your salary, and make important financial decisions.  More on that later.  For now, we are starting with a section over “Wealth and Giving”.

Monday-  Teacher Workday

Tuesday-  Section 1.1-  False perceptions about wealth and giving

Wednesday-  Section 2.1- Making an Impact through giving

Thursday- UIL, no class

Friday-  Current Events

Financial Math, Quarter 3, Week 7

This week we will begin the shortest chapter of our study:   “Money and Relationships”.  This chapter will discuss money issues involving the people closest to you:  family, spouses, roommates, etc.  It will also discuss how as times change, so does some financial decision making.

Tuesday:  Section 1: Your money personality

Wednesday:  Section 2:  Money and Marriage

Thursday:  Section 3:  Money and Communication

Friday:  Test (Told you it was short)

Financial Math: Quarter 3, Week 3

Monday- Due to some “rabbit chasing” last week, we will pick up at 8.3:  Mutual Funds

Tuesday: 8.3, Continued:  Qualified Plans

Wednesday- 8.4:  Employer Benefits and Retirement Plans

Thursday-  Test Review/ Test

Friday-  Current Events

Financial Math: Quarter 3, Week 2

Well, the weather has certainly done its best to derail us, but we are flexible.

Plans for this week:

Thursday- Section 8.3 Types of Investments

Friday- Section 8.3 continued

Second Semester, Quarter 3, Week 1

This week we will begin our study of investments.

Monday-  Section 8.1- Intro to investments: Investing 101

Tuesday- Section 8.2- Investing 101 Part 2

Wednesday- Section 8.3 Types of Investments

Thursday- Section 8.3 continued

Friday- Current Events

Financial Math, Second Quarter, Week 7 Plans

Monday-  Today, we will calculate how much time Santa can spend at each house on Christmas Eve to deliver presents.

Tuesday- Today, we will look at the financial impact Christmas can have on a personal budget.

Wednesday-  We will pick up our discussion on negotiating.

Thursday-  Negotiating, continued.

Friday- Negotiating, continued.