Year 4 Economic wellbeing

Exploring: choices associated spending, what makes something good value for money, career aspirations and what influences career choices

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Spending choices

Developing an understanding of what makes something good value for money

Lesson 2: Keeping track of money

The children learn about the importance of keeping track of money

Lesson 3: Looking after money

Understand ways money can be lost and how this makes people feel

Lesson 4: Influences on career choices

Learning that people’s decisions about their careers can be influenced by a variety of things

Lesson 5: Changing job

Learning about some of the reasons why people might change their job. Understanding that career changes are fine and the children may themselves do several jobs during their working life. 

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