Textbook: Fundamentals of Insurance, Investing in Your Future, Next Gen Personal Finance - Prerequisites: TDA/Survery of Business
What is Securities, Investments, Risk, and Insurance and why should I take it?
SIRI is a year course designed to teach the basics of insurance and investing. Topics include investing in stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and real estate; the relationship between risk and return; saving money in using different financial instruments; retirement planning using Individual Retirement Accounts, 401k and 403b accounts and annuities; estate planning; and using insurance to plan for risk management. The course is designed to provide opportunities for independent and collaborative work. The purpose of this course is to teach students the fundamentals and benefits of investing for life long financial health. 
Class Competencies
* Insurance fundamentals 
* Careers in insurance fields
* Business insurance
* Determine insurance needs 
* Basic queries
* Compare companies
* Automobile insurance
* Homeowner's insurance
* Health insurance                                         
* Ethics from both views
* Rights/responsibilites of insurance  
* Laws associated with insurance 
* Investment fundamentals                                         
Understand basic investment options   
* Personal investing
* Analyze stocks
* Retirement and estate planning
* Classify types of mutual funds
* Protecting your wealth
* Homeowner's insurance
* Learn purposes of saving
* Understand interest rates
* Learn investment strategies
* Explore different careers
 Classroom Links

Quick Quiz 1

AR Stats

History

Test B

50 States

Driving Test

Research

Home Insurance Video

Medicare vs. Medicaid

Life Ins. Video

Insurance Needs 

Types of Insurance 

Terms Test

Insurance Concept

Group Projects

Research

Unit 1 Test

Auto Ins. Basics WS

Auto Ins. PPoint

Insurance Activity
How Long? How Long 2?  

 

Fin Viz Activity