Personal Finance Resources in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Resources on Personal Finance.
Case Study: What's The Catch? Be A Savvy Consumer!
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  • Financial Decision Making
  • High School
Do your students love solving mysteries? If so, they will love this NGPF original case study in which your students play financial detectives. Given...
Data Crunch: What's the Value of A College Major?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Ever wonder how the career earnings vary for college graduates based on their major? Using research from the Georgetown Center on Education and the...
Data Crunch: What are the 2016 Federal Tax Brackets?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Do your students ever wonder how tax income brackets impact the amount of taxes an individual pays each year? Using data from the Internal Revenue...
Data Crunch: What Interest Rate Do Consumers Pay on Their Credit Cards?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Do your students think that most credit cards have the same interest rate? They may change their minds once they take a look at this Data Crunch and...
Data Crunch: What does the average household spend money on?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Do your students know how their family's monthly budget breaks down and where the money goes? By analyzing data provided by the Bureau of Labor...
Case Study: How Do I Budget?
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Do you often hear your students saying, "I just don't know how I'm going to pay for college" or "I have a paycheck, but I end up spending most of...
Case Study: Bank on This
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Are your students interested in gaining financial autonomy by opening a checking account? In this case study, students will learn how to compare...
Data Crunch: What is the Average Credit Score by Age?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Your students may know what a "good" credit score is, but do they know at what age most people have a good score? Using data from Credit Karma,...
Data Crunch: Are Stocks a Risky Long-Term Investment?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Do you want to show your students the difference in short-term and long-term investing? In this Data Crunch, students will analyze data on the stock...
Question of the Day: Who works in American households: Mom, Dad, or both?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
NGPF Questions of the Day (QoD) are a great way to kick off a lesson, give students an extra activity to do, or wrap up a lesson with a great...