Pocket money 'cut for youngsters'
"The average weekly amount fell from £6.24 a week in 2009 to £5.89 a week this year,
the bank's poll of eight to 15-year-olds found...
"Teaching children how to manage their own pocket money is a great first step to building
good financial awareness in our youngsters." (BBC) SeeLesson
Spending Money(esl-lab.com) I. Pre-Listening Exercises II. Listening Exercises III. Post-Listening
Exercises 'Did you receive allowance from your parents when you were child?
How about now?
Did you have to do household chores to earn the money? How did you spend
money and pester power (British Council) Theme: Young people's spending habits in the UK, teenagers working.
1. Your consumer habits (with a questionnaire)
2. Pocket money and pester power
3. How do you compare?
4. Class survey
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Money by Carole King (metrolyrics.com) "No friends, no dreams, no pocket money.
So, I'm gonna keep movin'.
No pocket money."
"A beautifully shot film accompanied by a simple, poignant poem read by two children to highlight the stark contrast
between youngsters who have and youngsters who have not." (YouTube)
"Yvette's learning to deal with the financial side of life. She
just bought a new phone with the money she saved up from babysitting.
She has heard that British children get the most pocket money in Europe.
She doesn't get much pocket money - but she's quite satisfied with what
she is given."