High school students can build a sound foundation for future finances with this practical elective created to simplify personal money management and the math concepts that lie beneath the economy. With lessons on employment skills, budgeting in the home, running a home business, auto and home buying, recordkeeping, and retirement planning, this course helps clear up some of the complexities of economic life for your high school students. The course units include text-based lessons, on and off-computer exercises, special projects, learning games, quizzes, and tests that appeal to today's digital generation and help teachers to evaluate progress and mastery of the materials. This elective enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning.
Throughout the course, students will explore the following topics:
• Basic Math Review
• Personal Finance
• Taxes and Insurance
• Banking Services and Investments
• Banking and Credit Costs
• Purchase and Sale of Goods
• Leisure, Travel, and Retirement
• Job-Related Services
Offered to Grades 7-12: 0.51 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)
- Semester Elective = $175/credit
- Enrollment Fee = $150
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Get Started with Enlightium Academy Full-Time
Enlightium Academy has year-long open enrollment, so you can start this course as well as others at any time! Full time students can save up to 25% off tuition and have more support options available based on their need and budget. Visit the tuition page to learn more about our pricing. 1st Semester is from August 22nd to December 23rd. 2nd Semester is from January 9th to June 2nd. Have questions first? Call us at 866-488-4818.