Week 5 ending 9/28

Monday

In class:

Presentations of your find an apartment project.

I went through your slides on Saturday. If you did not have 12 slides completed, I entered a missing grade in MMS. If you complete this work before Monday @ 8AM, send an email and I will remove the missing grade entry so it won’t reflect on your progress report. I’ll enter your grade Monday afternoon after the presentations.


Tuesday

In Class:

A video to think about your spending

Learning Target: I can building a budget using a spreadsheet.

We will do this on paper and then set up a spreadsheet for your future use.

I am tied up in a meeting after school today


Wednesday

In Class:

Sample Budget Template <Make a Copy link>

We will finish yesterday’s work

New ideas:

Learning target: I understand what it means to pay yourself first and to build an emergency fund.

We’ll watch this:

and read short article.

 

We will set up an account with a simulated online bank


Another video that s worth watching on your own.

Here is a < link > to Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps towards Financial Freedom.


Does anyone still need to do a presentation?


Thursday

In Class:

Learning Target: I can write a check to someone and endorse a check three ways.

Make a deposit in the online bank

I am tied up in a meeting after school today


Friday

In Class:

Learning target: I can maintain a checking account.

Green Banking book.

 

Week 4 ending 9/21

Monday

In Class:

Finishing The Roommate Budgeting assignment that we started on Friday

When you get finished: Go to Moodle> Find an Apartment assignment.  This is due by the start of class on Thursday. You will present what you found that day.

Some places to look for apartments

https://craigslist.org

https://www.zillow.com/rent/


Tuesday

Skill Packet 1 Work time (15 minutes)

Completing the Find an Apartment assignment and your presentation.


Wednesday

Skill Packet 1 Work time (15 minutes)

Completing the Find an Apartment assignment and your presentation.


Thursday

Find an Apartment Presentations (One Minute Min-Two Minute Max)


Friday

Skill Packet time

If we did not get to someone’s presentation we will do that first.

Learning Target: I can building a budget using a spreadsheet.

 

Week 3 ending 9/14

Monday

In Class:

Learning Target: I can complete a 1040EZ Income Tax Return Form

We will also log onto Moodle and Identify three important things to keep in mind when looking for a city to live in.


Tuesday

In Class:

Learning Target : I can find a percent of change.

Graded Work: Writing your own percent of change word problem. Use the Moodle Discussion Forum/Not a Google Doc.

We will also continue looking for places to live.

 

 

 

Personal Finance Week 2 ending 9/7

Parents/Guardians/Concerned Adults: If you want to see these assignments, go to http://www.danlemay.net/moodle2019_2020/ and log in as a Guest. Let me know if you have any questions etc.

Monday No School


Tuesday

Learning target: I can calculate net (takehome) pay.

An example/A practice problem

Graded work: Use the job you found last week Complete a pay check calculation.

HW

This work if you are not finished.


Wednesday

Goal: Set up your Moodle Account.

Optional: Attempt the Percentage Practice Exercise set. You will want to do your set up on paper.

Learning Targets:

Students will be able to

  • Recognize important factors to consider when deciding where to live and whether to have roommates
  • Identify steps to renting an apartment, the costs associated with renting, and reasons to invest in insurance
  • Research the cost of various utilities and make decisions about whether they’re necessary

Complete Moodle Assignment: Read Article and submit a list of your important considerations

Begin Moodle>  Finding a Place to Live


Thursday

Working on Moodle> Find a Place to Live.

Submit this work through Moodle.


Friday

Finish Find a place to live.

You can also complete the Optional Percentage MOM work for a grade (I may assign this to you if I think you need the challenge)

 

Personal Finance Week 1 ending 8/31

 

Monday No school for you
Tuesday No school for you
Wednesday In Class:

  • What works for you?
  • Needs vs Wants

HW:

  • Get the Course Expectations signed.
  • Get your acceptable use form signed and turned in.
Thursday In Class:

Learning Target: We will be able to use a job search web site to find a job and complete a job application.

Find a Job Activity <link> (25 points)

Complete a job application <link>  (25 points)

 

HW

  • Course Expectations Signature
  • Get your acceptable use form signed and turned in
Friday In Class:

    • Learning Target: We will be able to calculate Gross Pay and Take-Home pay after deductions.
    • Handout for Notebooks

    HW:

HW:

  • Course Expectations Signature
  • Get your acceptable use form signed and turned in

 

Health Insurance

Why do you need Health Insurance?

Google the following to find out the cost of these events:

  • The cost of getting sutures for a cut.
  • The cost of a strep throat check+ the antibiotic to treat a positive test.
  • The cost of a broken finger
  • Cost of a broken arm
  • Cost of being in a car accident and sustaining internal injures to yourself.
  • Cost of an annual physical
  • Cost of repairing your teeth after being hit with a baseball in your mouth
  • Cost of an emergency room visit after stepping on a board with a rusty old nail sticking up and it goes through your foot.
  • Cost of an emergency room visit after an insect hits you in the eye and scratches your eyeball as you drive down the road.
  • Cost of a doctor’s office visit + antibiotics to treat a Sinus infections (aka Sinusitis)
  • Cost of a doctor’s office visit + antibiotics to treat Urinary Tract Infections
  • Cost of an emergency room for a broken foot
  • Cost of an emergency room visit after spraining an ankle.
  • Cost of a pregnancy
  • Cost of an emergency room visit for a concussion
  • Cost of an office visit to help treat a bad migraine

Submit what you find here <link>

Learning Target: We will gain familiarity with health insurance terminology

Go to this link: http://www.studystack.com/flashcard-630353

Get some practice and take the quiz. Show me the results.

How much will Health Insurance cost you once you are off your parent’s health insurance ( after age 26)? <link>