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					Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                               Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                        Julie Chancellor
                                                Stock Market Games
Simulation Games:

http://www.crews.org/curriculum/ex/compsci/8thgrade/stkmkt/index.htm -Crews Stock Market Simulation

http://www.smartstocks.com/ -Smart Stocks

http://www.hsx.com/ -Hollywood Stock Exchange

http://www.smg2000.org/ -Stock Market

http://investsmart.coe.uga.edu/C001759/stocksquest/mystocks.htm -StocksQuest

http://www.zillions.org/Features/Invest/invest09.html -Links to Various Stock Market Simulation Games

http://www.vcee.org/pdf/stockmarketbakery.pdf -Stock Market Bakery

http://www.mainxchange.com –MainXchange

History, Educational Materials:

http://www.stockinformation.com/history.htm -Stock Market History

http://www.nyse.com/about/education/1098034584990.html -New York Stock Exchange Educational Resources

http://www.ameritrade.com/educationv2/fhtml/stockmarket/bullbear.fhtml -Understanding Bull & Bear Markets
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                       Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                                Julie Chancellor
                                                   Saving and Investing

https://www.consumerdebit.com/consumerinfo/us/en/aboutchecking/index.htm#TopOfPage -Checking Accounts

https://www.consumerdebit.com/consumerinfo/us/en/aboutchecking/index.htm#TopOfPage – Checking Information

http://www.frbatlanta.org/invoke_brochure.cfm?objectid=207A1E77-D45D-11D5- A3820008C7720D25&method=display_body –
       Introduction to Checking Accounts

https://www.consumerdebit.com/consumerinfo/us/en/aboutchecking/selectchecking/selectchecking.htm#TopOfPage –
        Introduction to Checking Accounts

http://www.money.cnn.com – Money Lesson Plans: Investing

http://muextension.missouri.edu/explore/hesguide/famecon/gh3520.htm - Getting Started Saving and Investing

http://www.federalreserveeducation.org/PFED/ - Many resources on banking/money.

http://www.cuna.org/initiatives/youth/ - Great resource for lesson plans on money/checking. (Samples available at roundtable)

http://www.moneyinstructor.com/stocks.asp - Money Skills, Saving, Spending, Basic Money Skills

http://www.mymoney.gov/index.shtml - The Federal Governments Website helping Americans to understand more about
                                                              their money

http://www.fl2010.org/teach.htm -Financial Literacy, Basics of Saving and Investing, Personal Finance for the Economic Classroom

http://www.kidsbank.com Process of spending, saving, and check writing

http://www.publicdebt.treas.gov/sav/savkids.htm - U.S. Savings Bonds for Kids

http://www.sec.gov/investor/students.shtml -Savings Calculators, Links to Materials on Saving and Investing
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                      Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                               Julie Chancellor
                                                      Credit Cards

http://moneycentral.msn.com/content/CollegeandFamily/Raisekids/P40989.asp -Teaching Teens How to Handle Credit Cards

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/pubs/credit/choose.pdf - Choosing and Using Credit Cards

http://www.annualcreditreport.com – Credit Reports

http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/credit/coninfo_loans.htm - Information About Credit Cards

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/financial_lit/index.html - Mini Lesson on Borrowing, Credit & Loans

http://www.federalreserveeducation.org/PFED/ - Many resources on banking/money

http://marriottschool.byu.edu/servicelearning/LessonIdeas/IPOLesson10.pdf -Stop, Shop, Spend: All You Need to Know
                                                                                              About Credit

http://www.fordcredit.com/creditdrivesamerica/?_requestid=2267682 –Credit Drives America




                                                       Economics

http://ecedweb.unomaha.edu/K-12/home.cfm - Teaching Economics to K-12 Students

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/supply_and_demand/index.html - Mini Lesson on Supply & Demand

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/cyber_currency/index.html - Mini Lesson on Currency designed for Grades 4-6 but
                                                                           could be adapted if necessary

http://www.lemonadegame.com/ -Supply and Demand Game

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/m_smartconsumers/ - Mini Lesson on Consumerism

http://www.learner.org/exhibits/renaissance/spicetrade/ -Becoming a Spice Trader
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                  Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                           Julie Chancellor
                                                   Financial Calculators

http://www.bankrate.com - Calculators related to cars, homes, credit cards, etc.

http://mortgages.interest.com/index.asp? - Calculators related to cars, homes, credit cards, etc.

http://www.timevalue.com/ - Financial Calculators


                                                     Buying a Vehicle
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/automobiles/index.html - Buying, Leasing, and Financing a Vehicle

http://insurance.mo.gov/consumer/auto/autoguid.htm - MO Automobile Insurance

http://www.consumeraction.gov/ - Consumer Action Guide

http://www.ief.org/ - Insurance Education Foundation

http://www.statefarm.com/educate/chcoco.htm -Insurance Basics, videos


                                                            Taxes

http://www.irs.gov/app/understandingTaxes/jsp/teacher_home.jsp - Understanding Your Taxes – IRS Web Site

http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/m_taxes/b.html - Mini Lesson on taxes

http://www.moneyinstructor.com/taxes.asp - Understanding Taxes Lesson Plans

http://www.irs.gov/app/understandingTaxes/jsp/tools_using_hows.jsp -Lesson Plans, Tutorials, Simulations

http://www.moneyinstructor.com/wsp/taxw2.asp - Sample Tax Forms

http://www.ny.frb.org/education/taxes/taxes.html - Tutorials, Projects, etc.
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                    Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                             Julie Chancellor
                                                    Financial Literacy
http://info.nwmissouri.edu/~oisbe/financial_literacy.htm - Financial Literacy Resource List

http://www.publicdebt.treas.gov/sav/savkfun.htm - Fun Facts for Kids

http://www.italladdsup.org/ - It All Adds Up Financial Literacy Resource

http://www.sunraye.com/job_net/ - A Job Search Manual – Great Resources

http://www.federalreserveeducation.org/FRED/ - Federal Reserve Resources

http://www.jumpstart.org/ - Competencies available here. Excellent site with hundreds of lesson plans, links to free materials

http://www.financenter.com/consumertools/educators/ - Financial Database

http://www.fcee.org/main.aspx?id=15 - Financial Freedom: Teacher’s Guide.

http://philanthropy.ml.com/ipo/resources/ - Merrill Lynch: Investing in Our Youth

http://www.italladdsup.org/guide.htm - Gives outlines and key objectives and vocabulary for several Personal Finance topics.

http://www.familyfinance.montana.edu/takeCharge.php - Financial Curriculum

http://www.choicenerd.com - Auto & Living Center, Money Matters, Job Center

http://www.nebankers.org/public/consumer/fwskidscontent.html#Financial%20Literacy%
20Resources%20For%20Teens%20&%20Young%20Adults - Financial Literacy divided by age group

http://www.consumerjungle.com - Foundation, Skill Building, and Assessment Activities

http://www.bcpl.net/~lmoskowi/Personal_Finance/persfin.html - Numerous Personal Finance links separated by subject

http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com - Lesson plans, games, calculators, unit activities & overheads

http://www.ftc.gov -Government provided education
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                      Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                               Julie Chancellor

                                                    Entrepreneurship
http://www.btplc.com/Societyandenvironment/Businessgame/ -Better Business Game. Students become CEO of a company.
                                                               Focus is on society and the environment.

http://www.npg.si.edu –Teaches students about famous inventors and allows them to solve problems by creating new inventions

http://www.youngbiz.com/ -Information about teens starting their own business, investing, and entrepreneurship




                                                           Money
http://www.secretservice.gov/know_your_money.shtml - History of U.S. Currency, pictures of currency

http://www.moneyfactory.com/ -What happens to money after it is damaged, counterfeit money

http://www.fdic.gov/about/learn/learning/index.html -Lesson Plans, Explains the role of the FDIC

http://www.imf.org/external/np/exr/center/quiz/mm/eng/index.htm -Monetary Mania Interactive Game

http://www.xe.com/ucc/ -Universal Currency Converter

http://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/index.cfm?flash=yes&action=Educational_initiative –Lesson Plans involving the new
                                                                                                 50 State Quarters

http://www.usmint.gov/kids/index.cfm?fileContents=/kids/teachers/lessons.cfm -Lesson Plans Involving Money

http://www.publicdebt.treas.gov/bpd/bpdhome.htm -Public debt and savings bonds

http://www.smartmoney.com/pf - Various Personal Finance Links
Web Site Resources for Financial Literacy                                                                    Rita Schildknecht
                                                                                                             Julie Chancellor
                                                      Social Security
http://www.ssa.gov/teacher/kitsheet.html -Social Security Lesson Plans for High School Students

http://www.ssa.gov/kids/kids.htm -Interactive site for students to learn about Social Security




                                                       Miscellaneous
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/lessons/afford/index.html - Mini Lesson on purchasing a cell phone – what can I afford


http://www.zillions.org/ - Interactive games for younger students

http://www.marketplace-simulation.com/what-is-the-marketplace.php - A sophisticated computer program that mimics the
                                                                        competitive, ever changing marketplace.

http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php -Create free rubrics

http://school.discovery.com/schrockguide/assess.html - Creating Rubrics (Emphasis in technology rubrics)

http://lessonplans.btskinner.com/ - Tonya Skinner’s Business Education Lesson Plans

http://successlink.org - Search for lesson plans and correlating Show-Me Standards

				
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