STE National Standards
Creativity and Innovation students demonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge, anddevelop innovative products and processes using technology. Students:a.
Apply existing knowledge to generate new ideas, products, and processes.b.
Create original works as a means of personal or group expression.2.
Technology Operations and Concepts students demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts, systems, and operations. Students:a.
Understand and use technology systems.b.
Select and use applications effectively and productively.c.
Transfer current knowledge to using new technologies.
Slideshow for using Glogster.http://www.slideshare.net/jmcgee/glog-on-presentation
Materials and Technology
Classroom Computer and Projector2.
Classroom set of computers or use of lab. (Each student will need access to a computer duringsessions 2 4, 9 & 10).3.
Hand out for requirements and rubric.4.
Video equipment for students who do not have access to their own. (My school has twocameras that I can check out. I require the students to make appointments with me to usethese cameras since I am responsible for them.)5.
Text or other resources containing information on personal finance topics.
Textbook with personal finance section.2.
http://www.bankrate.com/finance/financial-literacy/bankrate-s-guide-to-financial-literacy8-110310.aspxWebsite sponsored by Edward Jones great links to many issues regardingfinancial literacy.3.
http://www.mymoney.gov/Website sponsored by Financial Literacy Education Commission.
emonstrate their understanding of the interest rate from the perspective of both the borrowerand the saver.
Work collaboratively to create their group glog.
Evaluate and analyze the importance of various financial institutions.
Analyze and evaluate various forms of credit and the development of a credit score.
Prior to Session One
The class will have had previous discussions on all of the possible topics throughout thesemester. This project will serve as a culminating activity in regards to personal finance.2.
Establish a free educational glogster account by going towww.glogster.com. You may want towait and only register one student per group, once you see how they divide themselves.