Young Enterprise has created a series of board games to help students become more financially capable. In Goal 300, students aim to save $300 towards the cost of a family holiday. They can choose low, medium or high-risk pathways to achieve their savings goal.

Student learning

Through Success Saver, students will:

  • Identify the difference between low-risk and high-risk financial situations
  • Develop their strategy to successfully reach their savings goals.

Curriculum links 

Personal Financial Management is a fundamental part of a young person’s education. Goal 300 is designed to support the five key competencies. The game also has strong links to the Social Sciences and Mathematics and Statistics learning areas.

Goal 300

  • Year 5-8
  • 1 hr
  • Mathematics and Statistics
    Social Sciences
  • Free to NZ schools
  • Led by teachers
Download overview

Students taking part will

  • Take turns to make low, medium or high-risk financial choices
  • Keep a record of their transactions in a personal cash book which is updated throughout the game

Download includes:

  • Game Template: Goal 300 Cash Book
  • Game Template: Goal 300 Player Pieces
  • Game Board: Goal 300
  • Game Template: Goal 300 Heading Cards
  • Game Rules