Age ranges: a) 7 - 10 years old b) 11 - 14 years old
Objective: Enable children to become acquainted with business terms, through games and activities, and in an appropriate language according to their age.
-BusinessKids at your school
-A day with BusinessKids
I.BusinessKids Standard Program
This is a long term program of 80 hours’ duration where children learn to develop their own business project. It is comprised of 4 modules:
Objective: Define and personalize each participant’s business project. At this stage there is a follow through of the Stage 1 subjects, focusing on developing personal projects with learning activities and games. Consultants work with children both in groups and individually.
Age ranges: a) 4 - 6 years old* b) 7 - 10 years old c) 11 - 13 years old
Stage 1: Understanding Concepts*
*Children age 4 to 6 are ready to learn business concepts but might not be ready to develop their own Business Project. Exceptions apply.
**Each child advances at his/her own pace. According to that and to the flexibility of the BusinessKids Standard program there is not a specific duration time for the first and second stage. Stage 1 and Stage 2 are taught in school calendar and summer programs
The BusinessKids Standard Program is comprised of a total of 80 hours split into two stages:
Stage 2: Business Project*.
II. Thematic Workshops
In these workshops children learn basic skills related with the corresponding topic, boost their creativity, acquire new skills and knowledge, and develop their own product, everything with a focus on business!The Thematic Workshops are another fun way to learn and acquire skills related to a specific topic with a business approach. Some of the workshops available are:
-I´m a Chef!
-I´m a Party Planner!
-I´m an Artist!
Learning business concepts* (20 hours)
Developing business ideas* (20 hours)
Creating my own business (20 hours)
Starting my business (20 hours)
The BusinessKids Standard Program and the Thematic Workshopsare offered to Schools as After School programs or to Institutions as standard or customized programs in the form of:
o Midweek days
o Winter/Spring breaks
o Summer Camps
BusinessKids offers two ways to teach business to children: