In this section, students learn to make the connection between working and earning money and how this enables one to buy the goods necessary for everyday life. Together, students also brainstorm jobs in the community and discuss the difference between earned and gifted income.

Session 1: Earning a Buck

Duration: 20 minutes

Objectives

  • To identify the difference between earned and gifted income and identify tasks they can complete to earn money.

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Presenter outline
Classroom activities

Session 2: Jobs In Our Community

Duration: 20 minutes

Objectives

  • To understand that jobs produce income.