To help students develop the skills and strategies related to financial planning, saving, and investing, look at
Be Smart About Money and Financial Literacy. Written for the middle school reader, each of these six books cover one topic related to money and financial literacy.
Be Smart About Credit, the first title in the series, defines the two ways of looking at debt; the kinds of credit and debt; the costs of credit and debt; what are credit ratings and reports; knowing rights and responsibilities; and troubleshooting tools. The end of each chapter features a math or word problem.
All six titles in the series are available in library, paperback, and eBook formats. There is also a library/eBook bundle. These titles are available from your preferred vendor, local bookstores, Amazon, and Barnes and Noble.
This series is also correlated to the Common Core College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards.