New on   July 2006

Featured Topic: Math-Literature Connections: Money

Use these books to introduce and/or reinforce money skills.   The stories in these books provide real-life connections for students and motivate them to master money skills so they do not encounter the problems the characters face in these books.

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Consult Money Activities & Strategies for additional ideas about teaching money skills.

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Added on 7/1/06: How Much Is Your Name Worth?

This is a great money activity to start the year as students get to know each other in their new classes.   Use this opportunity to sneak in some data analysis skills by graphing the results in a line plot and then using statistical concepts to analyze the results.

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