Year 1 Economic wellbeing

Learning about what money is and where it comes from, how to keep cash safe, the function of banks and building societies, spending and saving and some of jobs roles in schools

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Introduction to money

Learning about what money is and where it comes from.

Lesson 2: Looking after money

Learning how to keep cash safe.

Lesson 3: Banks and building societies

Developing an understanding of the benefits of banks and building societies.

Lesson 4: Saving and spending

Learning why people make different choices about spending and saving money.

Lesson 5: Jobs in school

Children learn about the jobs that exist in their school.

Assess your pupils

Assessment quiz and Knowledge catcher. These can be used at the start of the unit to access where pupils are in their learning as well as the end of the unit to assess progress. Go to assessment resources