All Star Readers: Krista Cavalieri
- Money Management
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Join CFP® and mom of 3 Krista Cavalieri in a captivating storytelling session of the beloved children's storybook, 'Berenstain Bears Dollars and Sense.'
This special reading is part of the Sammy Rabbit All-Star Reader Program, where community leaders share important financial education lessons and messages with kids.
Follow the reading by having kids complete activities for the storybook. Discuss the activites and then have children deposit the activities in their Sammy Rabbit Dream Big Journal!
It's a Sammyriffic strategy for teaching children essential money habits that will help them establish a solid foundation to grow their future!
Important Story IdeasThis activity asks kids to find key sentences from the story or story teller and "fill in the blanks." It is intended to: (1) help kids with their reading comprehension; and (2) reinforce the stories most important money management and life skill concepts.
Questions About the StoryThis activity asks kids questions about the stories most important money management and life skill concepts and to write a sentence or two about their answers. The activitiy is intended to: (1) help kids with their reading comprehension; and (2) reinforce and have the kids think a little more deeply about the stories most important money management and life skill concepts.
What Did You Learn About Money?This activity ask kids to write in their own words what they learned from the story about money.
What Did You Love and Learn?This activity asks kids to think and write about what they "loved" about the story teller's reading of the story. The activity provides author Sam X Renick's thoughts on what he loved about the reading to give a model to follow.