Knowing Growing Showing
Knowing Growing Showing is a financial literacy
resource for teachers to support authentic and meaningful learning
for Indigenous students.
What is Knowing Growing
Knowing Growing Showing supports teachers to engage students in
financial literacy by connecting with and building upon Aboriginal
and Torres Strait Islander cultural and community values,
histories, world views and lived experiences.
The resource is aligned to the Australian Curriculum, and
provides a flexible approach to teaching and learning for teachers
to meet students where they are in their learning as well as
offering opportunities for extension.
The resource has been developed in three learning
Each learning stage includes guiding ideas
support each stage of learning in a way that is meaningful and
empowering for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. and
scene setting scenarios teachers can adapt to suit
the learning needs of their students. Each unit provides
focus questions for teachers to initiate
conversations with students around key concepts about money and
what is money is an introductory learning stage
where students engage with the basics of money and develop a
foundational understanding of consumer and financial literacy.
money, you and community is an intermediate
stage, where students learn more about the different forms
that money can take, develop an awareness of their rights and
responsibilities as consumers and develop skills in making
smart choices with money.
money and enterprise is an intensive
learning stage, where students engage in applied learning and
demonstrate their financial literacy skills through projects,
events, and understanding enterprise.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2017