Year 8 students plan their futures
The Real Game is a lifestyle learning resource which incorporates elements of careers education and guidance, citizenship and enterprise activities in a series of fun educational activities. Year 8 students enjoyed learning about careers, budgeting, planning for the future and real life choices.
The project involved both team and independent work to complete tasks including budgeting for day-to-day expenses taking into account tax and savings and their monthly income.
The students completed the sessions with a better understanding of personal finances and will take their work home at the end of the day to discuss the project with their parents.