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Northwest Youth Financial Education

University of Idaho Extension, Ada County

Mailing Address:
5880 Glenwood St
Boise, ID 83714-1342

Phone: 208-287-5900

Email: lhansen@uidaho.edu

Web: Financial Management

University of Idaho Extension, Madison County

Mailing Address:
134 E Main St., Ste. 202 
Rexburg, ID 83440

Phone: 208-356-3191

Fax: 208-359-3286

Email: erickson@uidaho.edu

Web: Madison

University of Idaho Extension, 4-H Youth Development

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Mailing Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: 208-885-6321

Fax: 208-885-4637

Email: fourh@uidaho.edu

Web: 4-H Youth Development

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Marlon Monkey Borrows Bananas

Marlon is a jungle monkey with an overwhelming desire to collect bananas. Through his journey in the jungle, Marlon meets characters that help him understand the consequences of borrowing, saving and building trust (credit) with others. This interactive narrative gives young children (ages 7-10) an opportunity to explore the world of finance through the eyes of a fun-loving monkey.

What to Expect

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  • Interactive story game
  • For children age 7-10

Features

  • Three different endings depending on student choices
  • Viewable online or by download
  • Accompanying videos
  • Educator tutorial and printable instructor guide
  • Student worksheets
  • Online survey for instructors

Learning Concepts

  • Saving
  • Borrowing
  • Interest
  • Credit scores

Marlon Monkey Discussion Questions

Northwest Youth Financial Education

University of Idaho Extension, Ada County

Mailing Address:
5880 Glenwood St
Boise, ID 83714-1342

Phone: 208-287-5900

Email: lhansen@uidaho.edu

Web: Financial Management

University of Idaho Extension, Madison County

Mailing Address:
134 E Main St., Ste. 202 
Rexburg, ID 83440

Phone: 208-356-3191

Fax: 208-359-3286

Email: erickson@uidaho.edu

Web: Madison

University of Idaho Extension, 4-H Youth Development

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Mailing Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: 208-885-6321

Fax: 208-885-4637

Email: fourh@uidaho.edu

Web: 4-H Youth Development

4-H on Google Maps