“Money Basics” is our beginners´ course designed to introduce your early-teen child to money and economy. Our materials are self- explanatory and easy to follow. All concepts are explained with modern examples close to your child’s everyday world.
Upon completion of this course students will:
- Understand the role money plays in today’s economy
- Learn the difference between price, cost and value
- Practice some of the decisions we make as consumers
- Get introduced to the most important financial concepts, such as time value of money and compound interest
Program length: 6 lessons
Teaching format: self-study materials + feedback through individual Google classroom
Adaptive teaching: While all our classrooms follow the same program, class activities are adapted to each child’s interests and development level and may differ per classroom.
Case method: Students study videos of existing children entrepreneurs and stories about famous companies they know and learn to understand what that business is about.
Open-ended problem solving: To motivate child’s critical and creative thinking our exercises may contain incomplete information. Students are asked not only to show their final solution, but also to explain how they got their answers and which assumptions they made on the way.
The program aims to develop the following key competencies for lifelong learning:
- Sense of initiative and entrepreneurship
- Digital competence
- Learning to learn
Full program cost is 20€ (approx. $23).
We believe that only happy and motivated students can learn. If your child does not like the program or cannot participate for any other reason, we will be happy to refund your money. You are entitled to a full refund before the program starts or within the first 2 lessons of the course, provided your child did not miss the scheduled classes.
How to sign up?
Pay the 20€ (approx. $23) fee through PayPal.
Fill in this form to tell us about your child and his/her needs.