A personal emotional bank account for the students data notebook. The 7 Habits of highly productive students and Leader In Me promotes drops in the bucket and making withdrawals into personal bank accounts. This chart can be used for students to write down when they add to people's emotional bank accounts and when they make withdrawals.
This is posted in the room for students to reference. Notice that they have to pay bills each month ($50)! Students keep track of their money on a Bank Account Ledger. I do not actually hand out classroom currency or physical checks each week (as I have done in the past) because it is simply too much work. Students keep a ledger of their money and every entry must be signed by one of our student economists.
I hate budgeting. It's stressful and finicky, but it's necessary. Here are some easy ways to budget your money as a student so that you know you won't bleed your bank account dry! read the rest at lifeasadare.com