This lesson will give learners the opportunity to discuss the differences between ‘needing things’ and ‘wanting things’ and how these can inform their saving and purchasing choices.
Subject area: social studies, numeracy
Experiences and outcomes: speaking to others, gaining understanding around social impact, using numbers and budgeting, working out percentages
- Begin by reading Skint! up to page 65 as a group.
- Facilitate a conversation using the discussion points.
- Support your learners to carry out the purchasing, saving plans, living costs and budgeting activities.
- You can find further information on The Money Advice Service(this will open in a new window) and Money Saving Expert(this will open in a new window) websites.