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Credit vs. Debit

Janet Redwine

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Virtual Money Matters Class

Grades 5-7

Cost: Free; participants earn a $10 savings certificate for attending which may only be deposited in a Young Americans Bank account

Format: Google classroom slideshow and activities

Technology needed: This class is offered on Google Classroom.  Participants will need access to a computer/tablet, an internet connection, a Google account, and the ability to operate Google Classroom by themselves or with the assistance of an adult.  Materials are available for printing through Google Classroom or answers can be written on a separate sheet of paper.

Additional materials needed: paper, pencil, calculator

Description: Are you ready to pay with plastic?  This class will guide fifth through seventh graders through the basics of credit and debit and reinforces their learning through a self-assessment quiz and a game show-style challenge.  An optional extension game is also available for more fun!

After registering, participants will receive a Google Classroom password for this class.  Please contact Natasha Rea at for questions or assistance registering.

Return to Money Matters Classes page.