Financial Capabilities

This week in our mathematics lessons, we were developing our skills in financial capabilities. We had to learn about the importance of financial responsibilities and how to budget. Check out the video....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6My7iVFhfg&feature=youtu.be

How can we, as parents, support our child's learning in money and financial capabilities?

1. Teach your child how to budget. It is a skill that they will use for life. 

2. Get them to calculate what will the cost be for the items they want to purchase (without using their phones) 

3. Get them to count the change from the cashier.

4. If you would like some more ideas, please feel free to email me at: maryo@kedgley.school.nz