Do YOU have what it takes to be an expert investor?
There are several different types of investment opportunities that will be uncovered during the game. Learners will learn what those types and then get a chance to practice their understanding. We will use a combination of lesson games. – Learners receive cash to invest in their game. – During the game learners get a chance to brush up on investment type and have opportunities to create a diversified portfolio – Reflection questions follow the game, and the class will compare strategies they used.
Class Setting: In this fast-paced stock market simulation, we’ll use a combination of learning lessons and games.
- Learners receive cash to invest in their game.
- During the game learners get a chance to brush up on investment type and have opportunities to create a diversified portfolio
- Reflection questions follow the game, and the class will compare strategies they used.
Teaching methodology: We will use games and hands-on exercises to provide students opportunities to learn, make mistakes and learn again in a safe environment.
Duration: 1x single session
Recurrence: Single session
Session length: 40 minutes
Grades: 6 through 9
Supply list: A one page handout will be provided in the form of Google docs. Learners have the option to complete it as exit ticket or reflection.
Class size: minimum 3, maximum 6 learners (Sibling discounts available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details)
Parent Notes: To monitor and encourage student engagement, cameras must be on, and students must be on the camera for the entire length of the class. Additionally, all participants must be enrolled as students and have their own devices.
About Sumeit Aggarwal:
Sumeit Aggarwal is the Co-founder and Managing Partner of Finhive, a social enterprise dedicated to providing financial education to communities and small businesses. She is a Nearpod Certified Educator, an award-winning student engagement platform.
Sumeit earned her Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University, MBA from Babson College and was recently featured by Babson for fighting the gender investment gap. She holds a Master’s degree in Information Systems from Northeastern University.
Finhive is a social enterprise dedicated towards providing educational services designed to build financial capability. Founded in 2017, Finhive is about living a confident and intentional financial life. Our core mission is to build financially educated communities by teaching a set of skills and behaviors that individuals and families need to reach their personal, family, and community financial goals.