Financial Literacy in Action: Grade 8

See other grades for resources that are applicable across a range of subjects and disciplines and can be adapted for different grades.

Videos, Viewer Guides and Lesson Plans    

Grades 7 & 8 Mathematics and Health and Physical Education    

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Making Savvy Consumer Choices   MP4
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•  Introduction   MP4 MP4
       
•  Minds On   MP4 MP4
       
•  Action   MP4 MP4
       
•  Consolidation   MP4 MP4
       
•  Learning Reflections   MP4 MP4
       
Transcript     PDF
       
Viewer Guide     PDF
       
Viewer Guide for Professional Learning Facilitators     PDF
       
Lesson Plan     PDF

Grade 8 Mathematics and Language    

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Travel Planning and Skills for Life   MP4
     
•  Introduction   MP4
     
•  Minds On   MP4
     
•  Action   MP4
     
•  Consolidation   MP4
     
•  Learning Reflections   MP4
     
Transcript   PDF
     
Viewer Guide   PDF
     
Viewer Guide for Professional Learning Facilitators   PDF
     
Lesson Plan   PDF

Grade 8 Geography and Language    

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Making Connections with Economic Systems   MP4
     
•  Introduction   MP4
     
•  Minds On   MP4
     
•  Action   MP4
     
•  Consolidation   MP4
     
•  Learning Reflections   MP4
     
Transcript   PDF
     
Viewer Guide   PDF
     
Viewer Guide for Professional Learning Facilitators   PDF
     
Lesson Plan   PDF


Teaching and Learning Examples    

Grade 8 Health and Physical Education and Language: Making Connections:
     Financial Literacy, Substance Abuse, Addictions, Mental Health and Stress Management 

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Grade 8 History & The Arts:
     Financial Realities & Economic Factors Affecting British North America at the
     Time of Confederation 

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Grade 8 Science and Technology:
     Considering Automation

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Subject/Division Association Supporting Materials    

Council of Ontario Drama and Dance Educators (CODE)

  • Grades 7-8 Drama and Financial Literacy – Financial Literacy and Money Messages in Popular Music

Ontario Association for Mathematics Education (OAME)

  • Grade 7/8 Mathematics and Financial Literacy - Choosing a Charity
  • Grade 7/8 Mathematics and Financial Literacy - Graphing and Analysing Proposals
  • Grade 7/8 Mathematics and Financial Literacy - Income, Expenses / Expenditures, Budgets, Percents and Graphs
  • Grade 7/8 Mathematics and Financial Literacy - Budgets on Spreadsheets for Fundraisers

Ontario Association for Geographic and Environmental Education (OAGEE)

Ontario Elementary Social Studies Teachers' Association (OESSTA)

  • Grade 8 History: Mail order Catalogues
  • Grade 8 Geography: Quality of Life

Ontario Modern Language Teachers' Association (OMLTA)

  • Grade 8 French as a Second Language and Financial Literacy – Un appel aux dons

Ontario Music Educators' Association (OMEA)

  • Grades 7-8 The Arts (Music) and Financial Literacy – The Cost of Repairs and Setting Classroom Norms
  • Grades 7-8 The Arts (Music) and Financial Literacy – Final Composition
  • Grades 7-8 The Arts (Music) and Financial Literacy – How Recording Artists are Paid

Ontario Physical and Health Education Association (OPHEA)

  • Grades 4-8 Health and Physical Education and Financial Literacy - Making Cents of the Elementary Health and Physical Education Curriculum

Ontario School Library Association (OSLA)

  • Grades 7-8 Financial Literacy Activities


Financial Literacy App    

Welcome to eMe eMe Promotion MP4
     
Transcript   PDF

eMe App is available free of charge from iTunes or Google Play for Grade 7 and 8 students to play either in class or independently at home. The app is a choose your own adventure developed to address key topics linked to financial literacy and the Ontario curriculum.  An accompanying teacher guide to support lesson planning is available here and in the Provincial Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

To obtain login information for your school board’s VLE, teachers should contact their Technology Enabled Learning and Teaching Contact (TELT Contact).