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KS2 PSHE Lesson Plan – Use Millions By Frank Cottrell Boyce To Teach Children About Managing Their Money

The thought of teaching finance can be daunting, but managing money is an important life skill and one that needs to be developed from a young age. Because money can be a sensitive subject, the best approach is to use tried and tested distancing techniques, such as stories. Looking at financial dilemmas through the eyes of fictional characters creates a safe learning environment, allowing pupils to reflect on what they have learnt and apply it to their own lives.

This lesson plan uses Millions by Frank Cottrell Boyce, which presents a number of fairly complex economic and personal finance issues, such as tax and mortgages, in a way that is perfectly age-appropriate.

KS2 PSHE Lesson Plan – Use Millions By Frank Cottrell Boyce To Teach Children About Managing Their Money

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