Moneyssentials Workshops

A crash course in key money habits

We've partnered with Twinkl to develop bitesize lesson plans for secondary school children.

The result? Flexible materials mapped to the curriculum, available online for teachers to use in the classroom.

Money & Budgeting

This handy lesson pack introduces the concept of money, finance and budgeting to your class. This resource asks students to identify what money is, how it is created and how it can be budgeted effectively.

Goal Setting & Saving

This handy lesson pack introduces the concept of setting goals and saving. This resource familiarises students with the different methods of saving, their benefits and risks as well as advice on setting realistic and achievable financial goals.

Borrowing & Lending

This handy lesson pack introduces the concept of borrowing and lending to your class. This resource guides students through different types of borrowing, interest rates and the benefits and risks associated with borrowing and lending.

The Entrepreneur

This handy lesson pack introduces the concept of entrepreneurship to your students. This resource asks students to consider what being an entrepreneur means and work together as a team to present a business pitch to the class.

  • The students really benefited from the day and rated it as one of the most important and useful masterclasses of the year.

    Liz Lovell, Luton SF College
  • The feedback from Schools has been very positive and when the Education Department staff return from summer recess, I will follow up with them to see how we can roll this out across the island and I can look at attracting some partners from the Finance Industry on island to assist.

    Michelle Le Clerc, States of Guernsey/Investec
  • The students were engaged throughout and clearly enjoyed the final session, some of the ideas were pretty far-fetched but was good to see their imaginations working overtime.

    Will Webber, BlackRock
  • It was a roaring success, all the guys here had fun too!

    Charlotte Green, JP Morgan Asset Management
  • The children were quite an engaged bunch and, hopefully, we held their attention! A great day of learning and a good way to interact with the next generation of investors.

    J.D. Hall, Aberdeen Asset Management
  • The children had a brilliant day! They really learnt a lot about the importance of money and how to use it wisely.

    Jackie Vaughan, Earlsfield Primary School
  • All presentations were very good and interactive, kids have learnt a lot and very engaged about saving, investing and entrepreneurship.

    Ryan Ali, South Thames College
  • The children didn’t just sit back and listen but actively participated and applied their knowledge to various different tasks.

    Nicola Roberts, Haverstock School
  • The kids are loving the sessions, they have come back to school full of enthusiasm and facts.

    Charlotte Moore, Upton Cross
  • This is an excellent initiative that will benefit society and help us engage with the local community. It will also enable volunteers to enhance their presentation skills and hopefully have fun.

    Roisin Hynes, Kames Capital
  • I think it was perfect, the best trip I’ve ever been to, it was fun to participate and has honestly helped my future.

    Sean, age 13