Summer Volunteer opportunities for kids

A great summer-idea for teens is to enroll them in a volunteering internship program. They will work on interesting causes, meet great people and will also get an opportunity put into practice some of their economic  lessons. So do check out some of the links below: Kids4Kids Summer Program: The summer internship program is open…

What if…..

There is a great game I use often to teach about money, needs and wants –  what if you won a $1000 dollars in the lottery ? How would you use it? Save it in the Bank? Buy toys/chocolates? Use it for charity? Gift it to your family/friends? Start a small venture in summers with…

On Barter and Banter…

In my work-shops and events I have always been amazed by the ability of young children to embrace logical thinking and questioning once they have been guided a bit. Children like to question, argue and debate. They don’t have established prejudices or inhibitions and hence any thinking they do is naturally what adults call “out of the…

Charity starts at home…

It is important to initiate your child in the joy of sharing , giving and charity. It comes naturally to some, not to others…but children need to be guided and you need to make it fun-just like everything else ! Here is an old oats tin that my 4 year old transformed into a Piggy…