Financial Literacy 2014 – Grade 10

The grade 10, Fundraising and Valuing Your Work unit introduces students to practical understanding of key financial terms relevant to costing art work and budgeting for an event or show. The step by step easy to follow guidelines facilitate a clear understanding of the economic aspects of arts fundraising events with an achievable goal or target. The unit examines the social and the ethical implications of the financial decisions involved in planning a fundraiser. The unit promotes active citizenship as students can have the opportunity to plan and execute an actual fundraising event.

Connections to Financial Literacy

Learning Goals

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Connections to Financial Literacy:

Understanding of key financial terms relevant to costing art work and budgeting for an event or show;

Key budgeting terms related to revenue, expenses, needs and wants;

Social and ethical implications of financial decisions of planning a fundraiser;

Active citizenship as students plan and execute a fundraising event;

Understanding the economy as it pertains to fundraising with an achievable goal or target.

Students will know, understand and/or be able to:

Understand and demonstrate a variety of ways to display art in a fundraising setting;

Be able to define fundraiser, and will be able to distinguish and creatively plan for a variety of fundraising activities;[

Understand terms related to budgeting for fundraising events, as well as for valuing their art work, whether for sale in relation to a career, or for a fundraising event;

Understand the roles involved in creating art or planning a fundraising event, identifying career opportunities in these areas;

Understand the legal and ethical issues and planning required for a successful fundraising event designed for students’ school and/or broader community.

Download Files

Educator’s Guide: Valuing Art and Fundraising
BLM #01: Fundraising and Financial Terminology (Teacher Resource)
BLM #02: Fundraising and Financial Terminology (Student Resource)
BLM #03: Well Known Not for Profit Agencies in Ontario
BLM #04: Pricing your Art Work
BLM #05: Fundraising Projected Income Statement
BLM #06: Fundraising Income Statement
BLM #07: Sample Silent Auction Bid Form
BLM #08: Fundraising Awareness Rubric
BLM #09: Fundraising and Financial Literacy Quiz