All students in year 7, 8 and 9 are to complete the following work at home or in homework club and it should be handed into the maths teacher on or before the dates set out below.
‘Talk Phones’ (yrs 7, 8 & 9) is to be completed by March 22nd
‘Talk School Trips’ (yrs 7, 8) is to be completed by May 24th
‘Talk Banks’ (yr8 & 9) is to be completed by year 8 by June 30th and by year 9 by May 24th
‘Talk Computers’ (yr 9) is to be completed by June 30th.
Financial capability is an essential life skill in a society where individuals are faced by increasingly complex financial challenges. It is a skill which depends on using mathematics in everyday work and life situations and is an important preparation for adult life.
These mini projects aim to help develop the skills, knowledge and confidence which young people need to ensure they make informed judgements and take effective decisions in relation to their own financial circumstances. It is intended to support the learning and teaching of financial literacy during normal maths lessons.”
For ‘Talk Money’ support sheets click here