More Than Money (MTM)

Program for Grades 3 to 5

Registration for the 2023-24 School Year is Now Closed. You can register early for the 2024-25 year using the link below.

The earlier students learn how to manage money, the greater their chances of lifelong financial success.

The More than Money program introduces young learners to the concepts of earning, spending, sharing and saving money in order to increase their chances of lifelong financial success. Throughout the program, students will have the opportunity to think like an entrepreneur and develop financial literacy skills that they can apply to a simulated business.

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Program Overview


The More than Money program supports students to learn how proper money management can improve their lives, as well as how their financial choices can impact others. Students will also gain the confidence to apply this knowledge to their lives, enabling them to make smart financial choices.

Program Content


After completing the program, students will be prepared to:
  • Identify the role of money in everyday life
  • Explain the benefits of using a savings account
  • Define business, goods, and services
  • Appreciate the potential for entrepreneurs to positively impact their community and the world
  • Identify the basic steps for building a small business
  • Develop a basic business plan
  • Explain why financial institutions lend money
  • Understand decision making and the traits of trustworthy borrowers

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