Financial Literacy is designed to give students the skills, understanding of concepts and techniques
    to manage their finances throughout various stages of life.  The class guides the student as
    if on a timeline to various major life changes, occurrence, as well as to help plan for the future.  

    Course Requirements: https://www.somervillenjk12.org/Page/1564 



    Unit Assignments/Helpful Resources: 


    Unit 1 Goals & Careers:

    Steps to setting goals link:  http://www.mindtools.com/page6.html

    Interest/Career Test Link:  http://www.mynextmove.org/

      Resume Resources: 
    http://www.vault.com/resumes/article/writing-the-resume/step-by-step    Writing your resume step by step
    Unit 2: Income Types

                                                                              Income: Analyzing Commissions for a budget          
    Unit 3: Budgeting

    Unit 4: Credit

    Credit Terms List

        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNR6qtZ7OHA (What is Credit-Video)
    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/credit-card-nation-addicted-to-debt/   CBS credit special: A Nation Addicted to Credit
             http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AZijeJDmgY      Video-Basic Interest  Formula
               http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B3IdfBcXrLA      Simple & Compound (Annually) 
                                                                                                      End of Semester 1 
          Unit 5: Investing
           Unit 6: Insurance