Years 11-12 Boarding

The Years 11 and 12 Financial Life Skills Overview provides an explanation of resources available for:

  • Stream A: Financial Life Skills
  • Stream B: Financial Life Skills Quick and Easy
  • Stream C: Community Partner Program

Download the overview.

Boarding 11-12: Financial Life Skills Activity Book 1

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This online activiity book includes 10 topics. Boarding directors and staff may wish to choose one topic per month. 

Activity Book 2 will be published during 2018.

The topics are:

  1. Learning -  My portfolio
  2. Attitude -  My responsibility
  3. Work - Jobs
  4. Shopping - Peer influence (Shopping)
  5. Probability - Gambling peer pressure
  6. Banking - Cards
  7. Cause Effect - Decisions have consequences
  8. Investment - Term deposits
  9. Guidance - Scenarios
  10. Wealth  - Overcoming barriers
Facilitator notes available.
A poster is available for download with some topics.
 

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Boarding 11-12: Youth Debt

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The purpose of this video is to help develop an initial awareness and understanding of taxation concepts.

Facilitator notes are available
 
 
 
 
 
 
A poster is available for download.
 
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Boarding 11-12: Taxation 101

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The purpose of this video is to help develop an initial awareness and understanding of taxation concepts.

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Boarding 11-12: Investment and Investing

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This video introduces students to some basic concepts related to investment and investing. It is based on an interview with Sean Nighe a member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia. The video helps to explain to students why teens should learn some basic investment concepts and how they could get involved with their parent's support. Within the video there are questions facilitators and teachers can use to stimulate conversations with students. (19:45)

Facilitator notes available
A poster is available for download.
 
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Boarding 11-12: Consumer Guarantee

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This video introduces students to a consumer law concept, specifically consumer guarantees. An understanding of this concept helps students to make better financial decisions and to also hold others to account regarding the services they provide. This video is based on an interview with the President of the QUT Law Society.

Consumer law may be slightly different in various states. You are encouraged to check for local regulations.

Facilitator notes available
A poster is available for download.
 
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