‘Cool Rooms' sees students work individually or in groups to design and furnish a room before calculating the costs of paint and carpet. It is a practical way to weave financial capability through a maths lesson.
An online project where students create a plan to choose a pet dog, and learn about the costs of owning a pet. Students work in teams or as individuals to make the financial calculations, which are based on their research.
This webquest is a group project on buying a car. Students must apply critical thinking before reaching a reasoned decision. It’s designed to take 3-6 periods. It can also be used as an extra resource for Accounting Achievement Standard 90981.