At last! A book about money which kids love to read. What most adults wish they had learned when they were younger. Five captivating stories place Chelsea and Jack in life situations which kids can relate to. Each story poses a challenge or a goal, a series of experiences, with a clear conclusion and lessons learned. This book supports the emerging national and state scholastic learning standards
for financial literacy and "reasoning skills" being introduced in schools across the country.The engaging fictional but realistic financial literacy stories include essential financial words, which are highlighted throughout the stories and then defined in a glossary along with summary concepts at the end of each story. 3rd-6th grade level readers will find each story's 2,500 word stories and numerical examples great for reading, mathematics, social sciences and financial literacy! Younger (K-2) readers may skim the concepts in a picture book manner, as there are incredible illustrations on each page. Key concepts woven throughout the stories
include Budgeting, Spending, Saving, Giving, Philanthropy, Choices, Collaboration, Community, Compassion, Earning, Empathy, Creativity, Earning, Effort, Family, Media influence, Needs vs. Wants, Patience, Peer-pressure, Planning, Price/value, Privacy, Profit, Security, Risk, and getting a Job. This single book combines 5 standalone color books (Earning Excitement, Spending Success, Debt Dangers, Giving Greatness, and Terrific Tools) into a single B&W book at a substantially reduced price from the five individual books. FarBeyond Publishing LLC ... "Messages to last a lifetime"