Key Stage 3-4


Teaching Resource: Play the Investment Game KS3/4
Cross Curricular Teaching and Learning Resource, with links to:KS3/4 MathematicsKS3/4 PSHEKS3/4 Business Studies and Economics(More detail of...
Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Loans
In this activity students will practise writing and evaluating a business plan, in the context of obtaining a loan from a bank. The students are asked to work in small teams (of about 3 or...
Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Shares
In this activity students imagine that they have been given 20,000 to use to buy shares and then sell at a later date. The aim is to make as much profit as they can over the days or...
Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Bonds
In this activity students will design a bond to raise money for a company and think about the design and language used. The bond could be designed for an existing company, maybe a very...
Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Venture Capital
In this activity students work in small teams in the role of a venture capitalist working for the company Ventucap Limited. The students are asked to look at three executive...
Teaching Resource: Try Your Hand at Takeovers
In this activity students will prepare a presentation for shareholders arguing why a company should or shouldn't be taken over in a hostile takeover bid. Students will work in small...
History Teaching Unit: Would You Invest
Teaching unit based on WOULD YOU INVEST?This is for use in KS 3 history.
History Teaching Unit: Chronology
Teaching unit on CHRONOLOGYThis is for use in KS 3 history. Why...
History Teaching Unit: On the History of Finance
Teaching unit on the HISTORY OF FINANCEThis is for use in KS 3 and KS 4 history.
History Teaching Unit: On Picture Sources
Teaching unit on PICTURE SOURCESThis is for use in KS 3 history.
Financial Capability in the PSHE KS3/4 Curriculum
 Personal, Social and Health Education(PSHE) brings together personal, social and...
Economic well-being - Non-statutory programme of study for KS3

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Although we have included, in the specific key stage sections, some more comprehensive considerations of how the Risks & Rewards can help you deliver aspects of the curriculum within...
Business Studies Activity: What is an Entrepreneur?
This unit is for KS3 Business Studies. Why do this unit? Entrepreneurs...
Business Studies Activity: Business Plan
This activity is for KS3 Business Studies student. Why do this...
Business Studies Activity: The Marketing Mix
This is for use in KS 3 Business Studies Why do this unit? This unit...
Business Studies Activity: Modifying the Marketing Mix - Product
This is for use in KS 3 Business Studies Why do this unit? This...
Business Studies Activity: Cash Flow in a Shipbuilding Company
This is for use in KS 3 Business Studies Why do this unit? This unit...
Business Studies Activity: The Project Cycle
This is for use in KS 3 Business Studies Why do this unit? This unit get...
Business Studies Activity: Market Research Methods
This is for use in KS 3 Business Studies Why do this unit? Students...
Business Studies Activity: Sources of Finance
This is for use in KS 4 Business Studies Why do this unit? This unit...
Business Studies Activity: Training
This is for use in KS 3/4 Business Studies Why do this unit? Training is...
Business Studies Activity: Added Value
This is for use in KS 3/4 Business Studies Why do this unit? Students...
Business Studies Activity: Customer Service
This is for use in KS 3/4 Business Studies Why do this unit? Students...