Project Includes

  • Teacher Guide
  • Student Workbook
  • Customizable Resources
  • Assessment Tools
  • Extension Activities
  • Sample Files
  • Templates
  • Parent Letters
  • Certificates

TechnoTrader

Item Number: CAMP-TRADER
Technology Integration: Language Arts, English.
Technology Skill: Virtual Stock Market Game for Kids
Program: Art

Includes: Play in trading teams, Read The Daily Trader to make decisions, Choose stocks. Buy and sell, Track investments using a spreadsheet template, Which team’s portfolio shows the most growth?

Session 1: Introduction to Excel
TechnoTrader is a stock market for kids! Use these lesson plans and all the resources provided to run a stock market model designed for children aged 7 to 12.
Session 2: About the Stock Market
Once students are familiar with Microsoft Excel, they are introduced to the stock market for kids! Provided with the project is a simple description of buying and selling stocks.
Session 3: Buy and Sell
To learn how current events affect stock values, students read the Daily Trader, included in the resources. In each of the four issues, they read news about the six companies.
Session 4: Best Investment Group
After two more trading sessions in the stock market for kids, investment groups print their worksheets. A certificate is presented to the group that earned the most money.

Stock Market Lesson Plans for Kids

Play the stock market in the TechnoTrader simulation. Students make trading decisions. Should they purchase stock in the sports team TechnoTigers or the restaurant Pizza Planet?

  • Understand the concept of a stock market
  • Analyze events to make educated trade decisions
  • Invest in stocks on the TechnoStock Exchange
  • Cooperate in a team environment
  • Organize stock portfolio on a spreadsheet
  • Select a cell by using the cell reference
  • Enter text into a cell
  • Align cells to the left, center, and right
  • Fill a cell with color using Fill Color
  • Customize settings to print a worksheet on one page

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Play the stock market in the TechnoTrader simulation. Students make trading decisions. Should they purchase stock in the sports team TechnoTigers or the restaurant Pizza Planet?

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