Earning Money

Earning and Making Money Lessons

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Teach and learn about earning and making money. Learn about different ways that people make money in different careers, jobs, and lines of work.

Practice reading and understanding employee earnings statements, paychecks, time card sheets, income, health insurance, deductions and other lessons related to earning and making money.

Money worksheets, lessons, and lesson plans.


Earning Money Lessons and Worksheets

 

EARNING MONEY

Earning Money

An introduction to earning money. Students learn why they should earn money and how to earn it.

 

EARLY EARNING MONEY LESSON:

GETTING PAID FOR CHORES

Getting Paid for Chores

Learn about making money by doing chores. Earning an allowance.

 

EARNING MONEY WORD PROBLEMS - THE TAXI DRIVER

Earning Money - Taxi Driver - Job Lesson

Practice earning money skills with a taxi driver theme.

 

GETTING PAID WORD PROBLEMS

Getting Paid Word Problems

A word problem making money worksheet on hourly wages income payments. Hourly pay, monthly pay, annual pay, overtime pay.

 

EARNINGS STATEMENT

Earnings Statement

Practice reading an earnings statement, or paycheck. Learn salary, earnings, deductions, net pay, withholdings, and income taxes.

 

EARNING MONEY WORD PROBLEMS

Earning Money *

Word problems on the subject of earning money.

 

TIME CARD

Time Card

Practice filling in a time card. Hourly wages and overtime. Weekly time card.

 

HEALTH INSURANCE

Health Insurance

Learn about health insurance monthly premiums and answer the questions about choosing a company's health insurance plan. Teaching lesson focus is on price comparison, and early understanding of basic health insurance terms.

 

EARNING MONEY ON COMMISSION

Sales Commissions - Earning Money on Commission

Many jobs pay by commission, or a percentage of sales or profit of items or services sold. This lesson teaches getting paid by commission, and the different commission arrangements available.

 

ADDITIONAL LESSONS

Jobs vs. Careers

The student will describe the importance of earning an income and explain how to manage personal income using a budget.


Income and Taxes

The student will learn about income and taxes.


Goal-Setting
The student will learn about setting goals.


Managing Your Income

The student will learn about managing their income.


Earning Money

Students learn about earning money, how money is earned, is limited, and does not come free.


 

CAREERS AND BUSINESS SKILLS

Careers and Business Skills

Basic career, work, job, and business skills.  Topics include resume writing, job applications, writing business letters, public speaking, business math, and more.

 

PAYING TAXES

Paying Taxes

Also as part of earning money, you will need to pay taxes.  Some taxes will immediately be deduced from your pay.  Teach your students tax basics.  Do your students know what taxes are?  These worksheets and lessons may be used to help teach your students tax basics.  Use them to help students understand what are taxes, why do we pay taxes, and what taxes are used for, while reinforcing basic math and reading comprehension.

 

MAKING MONEY INFORMATION

Kids and Money

Information on kids making money, starting a business, allowance tips and ideas.



INFORMATIONAL ARTICLES

Information on Careers, Work, Business Skills

Informational articles on careers, jobs, work, and business skills.  Learn resume writing tips, interviewing advice, job search and business skills.

 

Writing Cover Letters that Land Interviews

The cover letter is where you let your potential employer know who you are in a personal way.  Here are some tips on writing successful and effective cover letters.

 


 

 

 

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