Teacher Pathway 3

Creating a cross-curricular teaching and learning plan using themes

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The focus of this pathway is on how to plan a progression of financial capability sessions based on  several themes e.g. debt and managing my money). We’ll take a look at how you can use our teaching planning templates to plan a cross-curricular approach to financial capability education.

This approach could be used in a range of contexts, for example:

  • as part of a cross-curricular learning programme
  • for form groups or whānau classes, including vertical classes, where the teacher has expertise in one or more of the chosen learning areas
  • as part of a school-wide Money Week programme

Watch the video below to get a full overview of how to plan your lessons using several themes. Once you've started your planning, you can check back on key points in the video using our chapter links. 

Teacher planner and examples

Download the planner template and use the examples from the next three tiles to create your own teaching plan or use one of the examples as a starting point. 

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Equipping young people for their financial future, embedding good money habits early on.

Hāpaitia te ara tika, pūmau ai te rangatiratanga mo ngā uri whakatipu.

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

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

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