Important April Dates
April 28th: Bowling Field Trip
April 29th: No School
Economics: Right on the Money
In this unit students will learn how to make smart economic decisions. In the leveled book, Saving Money at the Store, students learn ways to save money while shopping. In the chapter book, Teen Guide to Money, students learn the difference between wants and needs, saving and spending money, ways to earn money & why we earn money, and spending smart.
Spelling words, journal writing, editing
Addition, subtraction, multiplication, money
Making our weekly grocery list and recipe.
Students will learn to how and when to save or spend money, learn the difference between needs and wants, compare prices, "save for a tablet," and will learn the 3-Way Plan which helps students be smart when they divide their money.
We will be taking a field trip on April 28th to Rock River Lanes in Fort Atkinson to go bowling. A permission form will be sent home as the date gets closer. The cost will be roughly $3 a person and students will need to bring a sack lunch that day.