Money Heroes Learning Resource

Printable Resource | Ages 5-9 (KS1/2)

Keeping a record [at home]

Overall time: 50 minutes

Introduction

Theme |How to manage money

A great way to help you child keep track of their money and plan their saving/spending by understanding how to keep a record.

Themes

This activity will cover the following themes from the Young Money Financial Education Planning Framework:

  • Becoming a critical consumer: Choices about saving and spending
  • How to manage money: Keeping track of money and keeping records

Learning objectives

This activity will cover the following learning objectives from the Young Money Financial Education Planning Framework:

  • I can make a simple plan for my saving and spending choices and stick to it
  • I know there are ways of keeping track of my money and what I spend
  • I can keep simple financial records
  • I know some different ways of keeping track of my money

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About this activity

Timing: 50 minutes

Does your child know how to look after money and keep it safe? It is important to keep track of money; to make sure we have enough for the things we need and want. This activity gives suggestions for how you can help your child keep track of their money and keep it in a safe place.

Key vocabulary

amount, coins, money, notes, purse, save, spend, wallet


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