Theme 4 Lesson 13:
We Are Lenders

This lesson focuses on the relationship between borrowers and lenders, from the perspective of the lender. Using the Pocket Decision Apron as a prop, the students explore the costs and benefits of decisions about lending. In a simulated lending activity, they evaluate borrowers' credit history and discover the importance of trust between borrowers and lenders.

Visuals & Activities


  • Cost
  • Credit
  • Borrower
  • Borrow
  • Lender
  • Opportunity Cost
  • Costs
  • Lend

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