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Episodes: 25

Length: 30 min.

Grade Levels:
5, 6, 7, 8

Social Studies

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Biz Kid$

Focuses on teaching young students financial literacy, with shows on everything from being an entrepreneur to working smart and understanding money. The show gets students ready for the job market by teaching them how banks, savings, and loans work, and by showing them the ins and outs of starting, operating, and succeeding at a personal business. The show also provides great teacher resources for each episode, as well as online video clips from each episode that illustrate key concepts.

Episode Guide

1. What is a Biz Kid?

2. What is Money?

3. How Do You Get Money?

4. What Can You Do with Money?

5. Money Moves

6. Taking Charge of Your Financial Future

7. A Biz: What Is It?

8. How to Succeed in Biz-Ness by Really Trying!

9. Cash and Credit

10. How to Achieve Your Financial Goals

11. Don’t Blow Your Dough

12. Introducing Entrepreneurs

13. The Biz Kids Challenge

14. Being a Smart Consumer

15. Credit (the good, the bad, and the ugly)

16. Budgeting

17. Business Ethics

18. Saving and Investing for Your Future

19. Careers

20. The Global Economy

21. Bulls, Bears, and Financial Markets

22. Sell, Sell, Sell (The Science of Sales)

23. Understanding Income and Expenses

24. Building and Growing a Business

25. What is a Social Entrepreneur?

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