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Drawing your own savings comic strip


Students identify an important lesson about saving money and create a comic strip reflecting that lesson.

Big idea

Saving money can help you achieve your financial goals.

Essential questions

  • Why is saving money a good financial strategy?
  • What do you feel is worth saving for?


  • Apply understanding of savings to new situations
  • Create a comic strip that illustrates how saving money can help people achieve their financial goals

What students will do

  • Identify an important lesson about saving money.
  • Create a comic strip, with two main characters and dialogue, that reflects that lesson. 

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Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.