Lesson Plan


This lesson plan teaches students how to calculate the time value of money as related to savings interest earned and loan interest paid. The activities are designed to help students gain an appreciation of the power of compounded interest.


  • Career & Technical Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Professional Education & Development
  • Higher Education
  • Graduate
  • Undergraduate-Upper Division
  • Undergraduate-Lower Division


Time Value of Money TVM Interest calculation



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On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2010-08-04.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This exemplary lesson gives students a thorough understanding of Roman Numerals, a topic rarely addressed in schools. It includes not only the history and cultural significance of the numerals but also a primer in how to perform arithmetic using them (which also explains why they were replaced by Arabic numerals.

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