A Birthday Party and a Trip

A Birthday Party and a Trip

We have been planning a birthday party in our class. The students are turning '21' and must co-plan a party. They must find a real venue, DJ, caterer etc and price the whole event. After the party, th

Banqer in the Class

Banqer in the Class

In my Year 8 Class we have been using Banqer since Day 1 to try and build some more financial literacy with my students. Last term we look at jobs around the classroom and writing a CV, these range

How I have been using banqer

How I have been using banqer

I started using banqer a week ago and so far so good. I have set up my kids income and assigned classroom jobs for bonuses. We have agreed on individual fines as a consequence the classroom. We have a

End of Term 1 Auction

End of Term 1 Auction

Well, after looking for some inspiration at the end of the term I read a post about running an auction = and decided to go for that as the way to wrap things up. I decided that the auction would be fo

How do I get to the Tour Guide?

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Good question, Raewyn. If you click your name in the top righthand corner (when you're on your dashboard) you'll see one of the drop-down options is 'view tour guide' (or something along those lines).

Purchasing property on Banqer

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1. Yes 2. Yes 3. Yes I have found in the past that students who invest early in properties make the biggest financial gains. An interesting point to talk about could be: Is it better to fully pay off

Student engagement high with Banqer

Student engagement high with Banqer

This term I am looking at using Banqer to increase the financial literacy of my students. At the end of last term we discussed working, and taxes, and have assigned an hourly rate to each of our class

Using Banqer with Learning Contracts

Using Banqer with Learning Contracts

I have integrated Banqer into my class contracts for a number of years. Students are "rewarded" for activities that they are already doing, and can choose from a range of additional tasks to earn more

Year 6/7 Class

Year 6/7 Class

We introduced Banqer to our class in Term 4 last year and t was an instant success with the students and with the parents as well.have continued to use it again this year and proving very motivational

Banqer with my year 7 class

Banqer with my year 7 class

My students absolutely love banqer. In my classroom students are given money from January 1st so that when school starts in February they are able to begin paying for the bills on day one. My student

Using Banqer in Year 5&6

Using Banqer in Year 5&6

My class love Banqer! I began using it last year but more as a classroom reward system. My class loved forming businesses together and pooling their money together. I had used a few of the lesson pla

Using Banqer in the classroom

Using Banqer in the classroom

I have been using Banqer for about 18 months now. The students all love it and it is an easy way to incorporate financial literacy and a rewards system into the class. I use it for incentives all area