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Paying bills


Students explore different payment methods while using a Venn diagram.

Big idea

We can use a variety of payment methods when we buy goods and services.

Essential questions

  • What methods can I use to pay my bills?
  • What are the differences between bill-paying methods?


  • Discover various ways to pay bills
  • Compare the benefits of each method  

What students will do

  • Read about different ways to pay bills.
  • Compare two methods of paying bills.
  • Reflect on which bill-paying method they prefer. 

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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.