My Budget: Using Excel

My Budget: Using Excel
Use this lesson plan to teach students how to create a personal budget spreadsheet that tracks their monthly income and expenses. This computer printable includes review and extension questions about spreadsheet features. It combines several common spreadsheet functions and formulas into one activity for Microsoft Excel®. The Excel software application is required for spreadsheet activities.

Grade Levels: 4 - 8

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Step-by-Step Spreadsheet Activities for Microsoft Excel®
Joan Marie Brown

Spreadsheet Activities for Microsoft Excel features step-by-step instructions for writing formulas, using functions, creating charts, and determining budgets. Your students will learn about the many different ways they can use spreadsheets as they track grades, graph data, and solve math problems. Many of these interesting lessons are easy to modify and align to your specific curriculum.
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