CIMC supports instructors and programs in the Finance career cluster by providing a variety of instructional materials, ranging from career exploration to occupational preparation. Some of our Finance resources are featured below. Many others are available. To learn more, or to order any of these materials, contact our customer service department at 800.654.4502 or by e-mail, or use our online catalog.
Life Skills: Financial Literacy Skills
Life Skills: Financial Literacy Skills addresses all 14 content areas listed in Oklahoma's Passport to Financial Literacy legislation. This legislation requires instruction in financial literacy for all students, beginning with those who started 7th grade in the 2008-09 school year.
Unit titles include:
- Managing Money
- Understanding Banking
- Using Credit Wisely
- Understanding Taxes and Insurance
- Understanding Investing and Home Ownership
- Understanding Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft
Financial Literacy Skills covers the Financial and Investment Planning pathways in the Finance career cluster:
We are offering unit 1, "Managing Money," as a free sample to download.
"Managing Money," Teacher Guide (PDF file, 3.57 MB)
"Managing Money," Student Workbook (PDF file, 3.46 MB)
Online Competency Testing
Our Testing division offers online competency tests for several different careers in the Finance cluster.