Year 6 Economic wellbeing

Exploring: attitudes to money, how to keep money safe, career paths and the variety of different jobs available

Choose your lessons

Lesson 1: Attitudes to money

Understanding attitudes and feelings around money; writing and performing a short play that shows how people react to and feel about different money situations.

Lesson 2: Keeping money safe

Children learn how to keep money in bank accounts safe and discuss how people can access their money when it is in a bank

Lesson 3: Gambling

Children begin to understand the different ways money can be won or lost through gambling-related activities and the impact this has on health, wellbeing and future aspirations

Lesson 4: What jobs are available?

Children find out more about certain jobs and give advice to other children about the jobs they might do

Lesson 5: Career routes

Children look at the paths people have taken to get to their current jobs and learn that many people have career changes

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

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