• Financial ESL Literacy Toolkit

Financial ESL Literacy Toolkit

The Financial ESL Literacy Toolkit supports ESL literacy practitioners in the delivery of financial literacy and numeracy instruction.

The toolkit contains contains:

  • Guiding principles for financial literacy and numeracy instruction in the ESL Literacy classroom
  • Information on assessing learner understanding and placement assessment tools
  • Themed units that include a rationale, driving questions, suggested outcomes and vocabulary, complementary numeracy outcomes, sample lesson plans, and resources¬†

The sample lessons were developed for English language learners with interrupted formal education, but they can be adapted for use with a variety of demographics.  They have a strong vocabulary focus and include lessons to introduce financial literacy topics, field trip lessons and lessons for learners who have previously covered some financial literacy outcomes.