TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

MATH 8.12(F)

Math – Middle School
Grade(s): 
8
Theme: 

Personal financial literacy

Description: 

Personal financial literacy. The student applies mathematical process standards to develop an economic way of thinking and problem solving useful in one's life as a knowledgeable consumer and investor. The student is expected to:

Specific Skill: 

Estimate the cost of a two-year and four-year college education, including family contribution, and devise a periodic savings plan for accumulating the money needed to contribute to the total cost of attendance for at least the first year of college.