This module introduces students to the foundations of banking and finance. Students will investigate financial terms and concepts related to the banking, finance, and insurance industries.
The Banking and Finance module is designed according to the AES course framework, which includes four phases:
Below you'll discover how AES can help you teach the basics of banking and finance according to these four phases.
In this exercise, students will research the purpose and benefits of FBLA membership.
In this exploration activity, students will learn more about various banks in the area and what services they offer.
The Banking unit covers what a bank is, how banks are used, and the principles of money and its uses.
The Finance unit covers the benefits of good credit, how to use credit, and the consequences of debt. Investing and insurance are also discussed.
In this activity, students reflect on creating a financial future.
In this reinforce activity, students will research common definitions associated with credit cards and various credit card terms.
Students will review articles for information related to a topic in the module. Once an article is found, students complete a Current Event form.