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    Personal Finance

    Fall 2017 Pacing Guide 
     
                 
                 
                 
    Comp # Unit Titles/Competency and Objective Statements Course Weight # Days Dates            
    Obj # (The Learner will be able to:)                  
      Total Course Weight 100% 70              
    1 Understand How to Take Charge of Your Financial Well‐Being 11% 7              
    1.01 Money in Your Life 4% 2 Tuesday, September 05, 2017            
    1.02 Financial Decisions 4% 2 Thurdsay, September 07, 2017            
    1.03 Setting Financial Goals 3% 2 Monday, September 11, 2017            
      TEST   1 Wednesday, September 13, 2017            
    2 Understand the Principles of Managing Your Money 15% 9              
    2.01 Introduction to Depository Institutions 4% 2 Wednesday, September 13, 2017            
    2.02 The Basics of Taxes 2% 1 Friday, September 15, 2017            
    2.03 Statement of Financial Position 3% 2 Monday, September 18, 2017            
    2.04 Income and Expense Statement 4% 2 Wednesday, September 20, 2017            
    2.05 Spending Plans 2% 1 Friday, September 22, 2017            
      TEST   1 Monday, September 25, 2017            
    3 Understand the Principles of Earning 25% 15              
    3.01 Invest in Yourself 4%

    2

    Monday, September 25, 2017            
    3.02 Career Exploration 4% 2 Wednesday, September 27, 2017            
    3.03 Preparing for Higher Education 3% 2 Friday, September 29, 2017            
    3.04 Planning for Higher Education 3% 2 Tuesday, October 03, 2017            
    3.05 Paying for Higher Education 4% 2 Thursday, October 05, 2017            
    3.06 Lifelong Employment 3% 2 Monday, October 09, 2017            
    3.07 Getting Paid 4% 2 Wednesday, October 11, 2017            
      TEST / END OF 9 WEEKS   1 Friday, October 13, 2017            
    4 Understand the Principles of Receiving 8% 5              
    4.01 Receiving from Family, Friends, and Non-profits 4% 2 Friday, October 13, 2017            
    4.02 Receiving from Government Programs 4% 2 Tuesday, October 18, 2017            
      TEST   1 Thursday, October 19, 2017            
    5 Understand the Principles of Saving and Investing 11% 7              
    5.01 Choose to Save 4% 2 Friday, October 20, 2017            
    5.02 Savings Tools 3% 2 Tuesday, October 24, 2017            
    5.03 The Fundamentals of Investing 4% 2 Thursday, October 26, 2017            
      TEST   1 Tuesday, October 31, 2017            
    6 Understand the Principles of Spending (includes protecting and borrowing) 26% 18              
    6.01 Credit Reports and Scores 4% 3 Tuesday, October 31, 2017            
    6.02 Credit Basics 4% 3 Friday, November 03, 2017            
    6.03 Understanding Credit Cards 3% 2 Monday, November 06, 2017            
    6.04 Protecting Yourself from Fraud: Identity Theft 4% 3 Wednesday, November 08, 2017            
    6.05 Types of Insurance 4% 3 Tuesday, November 14, 2017            
    6.06 Smart Consumer Spending 3% 2 Friday, November 17, 2017            
    6.07 Major Expenditures: Housing, Transportation and Food 4% 3 Monday, November 27, 2017            
      TEST   1 Thursday, November 30, 2017            
    7 Understand the Principles of Giving 4% 5              
    7.01 Give to Others 2%

    2

    Monday, December 04, 2017            
    7.02 Estate Planning 2% 2 Wednesday, December 06, 2017            
      POST TEST 100 QUESTIONS / CHRISTMAS   1 Friday, December 08, 2017            
      REVIEW FOR FINAL EXAMS                  
                         
      FINAL EXAM 1ST PERIOD     Monday, January 08, 2018            
      FINAL EXAM 2ND PERIOD     Tuesday, January 09, 2018            
      FINAL EXAM 3RD PERIOD     Wednesday, January 10, 2018            
      FINAL EXAM 4TH PERIOD     Thursday, January 11, 2018