Grades 10/11: Earning income

Help students learn how skills and abilities are related to earning income.

Time frame: 45 min

Learning objectives for students:

  • skills and abilities are related to earning income
  • people do the best work when they are passionate about what they do

Lesson outline:

  • facilitator introduction
  • topic introduction
  • activity
  • Q&A/closing


  • Annual Salary chart — salaries of top professions in Canada
  • How to Read Your Earning Statement handout — sample earning statement


For questions, please email us.

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We will provide a CPA volunteer to lead the session with a prepared presentation, activities, handouts and worksheets. Note: If more than one session is needed, please fill out a second form and submit.

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