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Investing in shares

This resource will help students to understand the basics about shares. Students will learn how the share market works and investigate through a simulation which companies to invest. Students will need to have an understanding of statistical literacy and knowledge that aligns with Level 5 of the New Zealand curriculum to collect and understand share market information.

The resource have two parts.

  • Part 1: Investing in shares lesson activity
  • Part 2: Group project for investing in shares simulation.
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Equipping young people for their financial future, embedding good money habits early on.

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Medium Education

Written in English with resources aligned to the New Zealand Curriculum.

Medium Education

Written in te reo Māori with resources aligned to Te Marautanga o Te Aho Matua and Te Marautanga o Aotearoa.

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