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From Beads to Bank Notes: The Story of Money
Developed by renowned financial expert Neale S. Godfrey and proven to work, this complete primary and intermediate program introduces children to the concept of money--what it is, why we use it, and the purpose it serves in our lives. Covering topics ranging from the importance of budgeting and saving to the workings of the stock market, this first-rate series gives youngs...more
Paperback, 42 pages
Published April 6th 1999 by Modern Curriculum Press
(first published 1998)
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Neale started her career at The Chase Manhattan Bank, in 1972 and became one of the first female bankers in the industry. She than became President of The First Women’s Bank. While there, she noticed that her own small children thought “money grew on trees” and she then looked for books to teach them about money. There were none. So, Neale opened up a real bank for kids at FAO Schwarz in New York...moreMore about Neale S. Godfrey...