Lesson 1: Borrowing

Children learn that a loan can be a way to pay for things but that it needs to be repaid

Before the lesson

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Learning objectives

  • To understand that a loan can be a way to pay for things but that it needs to be repaid

National curriculum

  • PSHE Association’s Programme of Study for PSHE: Living in the wider world > L17. about the different ways to pay for things and the choices people have about this  and L22. about risks associated with money (e.g. money can be won, lost or stolen) and ways of keeping money safe

 

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event

Differentiation

Pupils needing extra support: May need additional support with working out the loans and if they are affordable.

 

Pupils working at greater depth: Can be challenged to add a reason why they think that person should or should not take the loan.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progression and understanding

Vocabulary

Created by:
Sarah Huggins,  
RSE & PSHE specialist
Sarah has over 20 years’ experience in education. Starting as a Primary teacher, Sarah then moved into an advisory role that covered both PSHE education and Citizenship. She delivers courses for teachers, as well as sessions for children and young…
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