More than Money: Sustainable Economy - Lebanon

Education for Sustainable Development

Objectives: UNESCO ASPnet

Economy: to create sensitivity to the potential and the limits of economic growth, its impact on society and the environment, responsible and sustainable consumption, and rural development.

Students have enjoyed a series of sessions in which they have learned about money management skills with the help of Mr. Fady Khater and Ms. Jana El Solh. 

They have practiced skills, that included:

  • Active listening
  • Analysis
  • Applying information
  • Basic Math
  • Brainstorming
  • Chart data
  • Compare and contrast
  • Completing forms
  • Computation
  • Critical thinking
  • Deductive reasoning
  • Decking turns
  • Teamwork and Vocabulary building to learn about decision-making
  • Drawing
  • Evaluating data
  • Following written and verbal instructions
  • Group work
  • Matching and classifying
  • Mind-mapping
  • Problem-solving
  • Recording deposits and withdrawals
  • Role-playing
  • Self-assessment
  • Taking turns and
  • Vocabulary building.

More than Money taught our students about earning, spending, sharing and saving money and the business skills so they can start to earn money. At the end of the sessions, our students received participation certificates.