Elementary Financial Management

Leadership Elementary

Specially designed for grade school children in afterschool programs, Reading Makes Cents uses children’s books (available from local libraries) as a springboard for the 5-8 financial literacy activities offered for each of its 7 sections. Includes Family Time Activities in both English and Spanish. Learn about the History of Money, Managing Money, Earning Money, Spending Money, Saving and Investment Money, Borrowing and Lending Money.

Project Requirements: |pdf|

Some counties may have additional requirements. Contact your 4-H leader or county extension office to learn more.

Member Materials
  • 4-H Project Record Book | doc | | pdf |
  • 4-H Involvement Report | doc | | pdf |

Leadership Materials

  • Reading Makes Sense Helper's Guide*

*Available through your county extension office.