§130.243 Dollars and Sense

Dollars and Sense Overview :

Dollars and Sense Assessment Questions

100 Sample Assessment Questions for Dollars and Sense Sample Assessment Questions for Dollars and Sense *Math* *Human Services - Dollars and Sense* Multiple Choice Math Assessment Problems Human Services Dollars and Sense Math Assessment Problems *Social Studies* *Multiple Choice...

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Dollars and Sense Course Outline

The lessons in this course may be used in any sequence. The suggested sequence order is as follows: *All TEKS Overview* * *Introductory Lesson: Dollars and Sense* *I. Management of Individual and Family Resources* *_A. Using resources...

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Dollars and Sense : Lesson Plans for Classrooms

Introductory Lesson: Dollars and Sense

August 20, 15 // Dollars and Sense

The purpose of this lesson is to serve as an introduction to the course *Dollars and Sense*. Students will be introduced to the world...

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Money Matters: Making Cents of It All

December 16, 14 // Dollars and Sense

Is having credit a good thing or bad thing? A decision you make regarding credit will determine whether you have money at the...

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Interest: What Does It Mean?

June 25, 14 // Dollars and Sense

Getting your first credit card is an exciting time. For many it is a landmark moment that defines adolescents from adulthood, but with excitement...

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Laws, Regulations and Taxes That Impact Consumers

May 22, 14 // Dollars and Sense

The United States has three levels of government: federal, state and local. Each level of government has its own laws and regulations that impact...

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How the Media Influences Consumers

April 29, 14 // Dollars and Sense

People engage in multiple roles throughout their lives. Some of these roles include spouse, sibling, parent or friend. The economic role a person plays...

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Saving the Environment

April 16, 14 // Dollars and Sense

The environment we live in has a finite amount of resources. Resources are tangible and intangible items which allow consumers to solve problems and...

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To Charge or Not to Charge

February 28, 14 // Dollars and Sense

In an instant gratification society, people want things now. They do not want to wait and save up for them. Many people...

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Don’t Take the Risk

February 12, 14 // Dollars and Sense

After working hard for our assets, we want to protect them. Car wrecks, stolen cars, house fires, major illnesses, injuries and other unexpected events...

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Factors that Affect Housing Choices

December 31, 13 // Dollars and Sense

As children we dream of living in the castle and by adolescents we have downsized to an apartment of our own. Regardless of the...

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Saving for the Future

November 26, 13 // Dollars and Sense

Financial planning is the process of managing financial resources (money!) so one can achieve goals and dreams. It involves dealing with financial limitations that...

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Take It to the Bank

May 02, 13 // Dollars and Sense

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) has a national program called *Financial Fitness*. The goal of the program is for students...

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Personal Money Management

December 31, 12 // Dollars and Sense

Money management is an important part of making smart economic decisions. We make economic choices everyday in purchasing clothing, food, health and wellness,...

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Consumer Services Careers

November 14, 12 // Dollars and Sense

What career do you see in your future? What education do you need for this career? How much money will you make? What skills...

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Managing Your Finances

October 27, 12 // Dollars and Sense

Everyone wants to have the resources to provide for all of their needs and some of their wants. In this lesson, you will identify...

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My World, My Future

December 14, 11 // Dollars and Sense

Think about all the things you throw away on a daily basis. Paper, plastic bottles, food or clothes. Where does it go? What...

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End of Course Project Options- Dollars and Sense

December 12, 11 // Dollars and Sense

This lesson will provide *End of Course Project Options* for students enrolled in Dollars and Sense.

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