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Free Budgeting Lesson Plan for KS2 & KS3

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This free spending & budgeting lesson plan is a teaching resource for key stage 2 to Key stage 3. It explains the concept of budgeting, spending wisely and saving towards a goal - key personal finance and money management skills.

By the end of the lesson, your students should understand:

  • the concept of budgeting, spending wisely and goal-setting
  • the core components of a budget and how to create one
  • why saving is a priority and that we may need to save if there isn't enough money for everything we want or have to buy.

It consists of 2 different budgeting activities to cater for younger and older children, accompanied by worksheets and answers.

Format: PDF   Pages: 11 pages