OAME just posted a mini-unit integrating Financial Literacy and Social Justice on it's website.

You can downloaded the entire unit, along with the BLMs and sample answers. There are also professional learning materials explaining the use of the 3-part lesson, Assessment and Evaluation links, Differentiated Instruction throughout the unit etc.

The Ministry of Education published a report in 2010 explaining the purpose of financial literacy, its goal in classrooms, and key concepts that should be taught explicitly.


This resource guide was just released to show the explicit connections between financial literacy and all the subject areas, Grades 4 to 8:


There are a variety of organizations and websites that support financial literacy with lesson plans etc.

1. Get Smarter About Money

Grades 4-6

Grades 7-8