Personal Finance Life Skills Activities

Our Personal Finance activities are crafted to empower individuals with autism to thrive in their daily lives. Embarking on the journey of independent living is a significant milestone, and at Adulting Life Skills Resources, we are here to help. Our activities are designed with clear and simple language, real-world experiences, age-appropriate graphics, and interactive elements, making them ideal for special education settings. They are equally valuable for parents, caregivers, life skills teachers, occupational therapists, and adult autism centers.

How to Create a Monthly Budget is a step-by-step life skills resource activity that teaches students to summarize their income, set savings goals, and identify monthly expenses.

How to Complete a Credit Card Application gives students the knowledge and confidence to navigate the world of credit cards and develop essential financial life skills.

How to Create a Shopping List is a step-by-step life skills activity for teens that teaches students to create a weekly grocery list based on a budget.

Home Repair Service Agreement is a Life Skills worksheet designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills to simplify home repairs.

How to Read a Basic Pay Stub is a step-by-step life skills activity that teaches students how a basic pay stub calculates earnings, gross pay, net pay, and deductions.

How to Dress for All Seasons and Occasions is a life skills activity that teaches high school students and young adults to choose appropriate clothing for each season and event.

How to Choose a Gym Membership simplifies obtaining a gym membership, emphasizing budget-friendly options, financial management, gym selection, and form completion.

How Credit Cards Work is a Special Education Money Management Life Skills for teens and adults.  This step-by-step no-prep activity uses clear and simple language to teach students about finance.

The Value of a Bank Account is a step-by-step life skills activity for teens that teaches students how to use a savings account, a checking account, and a debit card.

Why Choose our Personal Finance Activities?

We understand the unique needs of individuals with autism and have tailored our resources to address those requirements. Our Personal Finance activities are designed to be accessible to everyone, ensuring everyone can benefit.

  • Interactive Learning: Our activities are more than just lessons; they are interactive experiences that encourage active participation. This engagement promotes understanding and practical application of essential life skills.
  • Real-World Experience: We recognize the importance of real-world application. Our activities contain practical scenarios, including safety, time management, and personal organization. These scenarios bridge the gap between theory and daily life.
  • Age-Appropriate Graphics: Visual aids are crucial for comprehension and retention. Our activities feature age-appropriate graphics that enhance learning and make the experience enjoyable.
  • Questions and Answers: Measure progress and reinforce learning with our questions and answers sections. Learners can self-assess their understanding and track their improvement.

Empower yourself or those you care for with the essential skills needed for independent living. You can use our Personal Finance activities whether you’re a life skills teacher, caregiver, parent, occupational therapist, or an individual with autism. Please explore our website and discover a wealth of resources to help you build confidence in daily life skills.