We know that not all learning takes place in the classroom. Here are a few tips and tools that parents and students can use to enhance learning in the areas of money management, work readiness and entrepreneurial thinking.


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Money Management

JA Family Lessons (K-12th grades)

JA Financial Terms Dictionary (K-12 grades)

JA Build Your Future (also available on iTunes and Google Play) (6th-12th grades)

Teaching kids about money at home (K-6th grades)

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Money As You Grow (K-6th grades)

FDIC Money Smart lessons (K-12th grades)

Learning economics with Minecraft (3rd-5th grades)

U.S. Mint h.i.p Pocket Change Games & Resources (K-6th grades)

U.S. News & World Report book recommendations (K-6th grades)


Financial Literacy

JA Economics for Success Game (6th-8th grades)

Econedlink Financial Literacy Resources (6th-12th grades)

IRS.gov Understanding Taxes Lessons, Activities and Games (6th-12th grades)

Money Resource Guide Games for Kids (K-12th grades)

Career Exploration

JA My Way (interactive website) (6th-12th grades)

JA Assembling Your Career (6th-12th grades)

Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Exploration (4th-12th grades)

Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook (9th-12th grades)

Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupation Videos (4th-12th grades)

ME3.com (9th-12th grades)

Work Readiness

JA Success Park (app) (9th-12th grades)

Community Helpers Matching Game worksheet (2nd-3rd grades)

Positive Brand Word Bank worksheet (6th-12th grades)

US Department of Labor Youth Work Facts (6th-8th grades)

Entrepreneur Inspiration

JA Video Library (K-12th grades)

MyBiz Builder (8th-12th grades)

Brightly books recommendations (K-12th grades)

The Color of Resources Game (4th-5th grades)

Inc.Com 30 Under 30 (6th-8th grades)

Post-It Note Discovery (4th-8th grades)

USA Today article – Kid Inventors (6th-12th grades)

Yahoo! Finance Teaching Children How to Be Entrepreneurs (4th-8th grades)