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
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
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.
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
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
Messages to students?
Hi Simon, there is currently no way to prompt students to make payments, however we suggest that once you have established with your class what their classroom expenses are that you get them to set up
Using real incentives that they can buy with their money
This will be my second year using banqer in the classroom. My students loved it last year, but to keep it interesting I started to include real incentives for them to work towards. I ordered 6 plastic
How I use Banqer
Banqer has become a very popular tool in classroom...so much so that the other classes in the Syndicate are rolling in our this term.
Ways I use it:
- Classroom behaviour management
- Weekly auction
Ideas/Tips for Banqer
Here are a few of my ideas/tips that I have gathered over my first term of using Banqer:
- Choose TWO responsible students from your class to give student banker privileges to. I also paid them the hi
My kids have submitted cvs for jobs and they have been accepted but they have not been paid yet.
Hi Sarah, all students should be paid for the first time a week after you accepted their application (so it may differ student to student). If it's been longer than a week email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
How do my students unlock their banqer passport?
In order to unlock your student's passports you need to progress through to stage 4 of the Tour Guide, the 'Student Passports' stage, and work through the first few steps until you're asked
Hey, good question. We don't currently allow any other currencies to be selected by teachers, but that's not a bad idea. I'd be keen to see if any other teachers would be interested in this...