Using Banqer in the classroom
I have been using Banqer for about 18 months now. The students all love it and it is an easy way to incorporate financial literacy and a rewards system into the class. I use it for incentives all area
Messages to students?
Hi Simon, there is currently no way to prompt students to make payments, however we suggest that once you have established with your class what their classroom expenses are that you get them to set up
Using real incentives that they can buy with their money
This will be my second year using banqer in the classroom. My students loved it last year, but to keep it interesting I started to include real incentives for them to work towards. I ordered 6 plastic
How I use Banqer
Banqer has become a very popular tool in classroom...so much so that the other classes in the Syndicate are rolling in our this term. Ways I use it: - Classroom behaviour management - Weekly auction
Ideas/Tips for Banqer
Here are a few of my ideas/tips that I have gathered over my first term of using Banqer: - Choose TWO responsible students from your class to give student banker privileges to. I also paid them the hi
My kids have submitted cvs for jobs and they have been accepted but they have not been paid yet.
Hi Sarah, all students should be paid for the first time a week after you accepted their application (so it may differ student to student). If it's been longer than a week email me at email@example.com
How do my students unlock their banqer passport?
Hi Nicole In order to unlock your student's passports you need to progress through to stage 4 of the Tour Guide, the 'Student Passports' stage, and work through the first few steps until you're asked
Hey, good question. We don't currently allow any other currencies to be selected by teachers, but that's not a bad idea. I'd be keen to see if any other teachers would be interested in this... And by
2018 Who wants to be a millionaire?
Happy New Year everyone. I am excited about starting the year with Banqr. I am wrap a gift in gold paper and have it on display for the first student to become a millionaire. I will encourage them to
Auction days and Banqer fun
We have the best auctions in our class. The students vie for items and bidding is fast and furious. Some young entrepreneurs even re sell their items for more money although a couple have made a loss
We introduced the Chance cards (similar to Monopoly might be hit with an unexpected bill or bonus-such as car break down; tooth filling; tattslotto win etc. It was a once a week thing and the taught
Where can we see Banqer in action?
Hi Carol, Thanks for posting to Community! I look forward to meeting you and your team next Wednesday to talk financial education and guide you through the platform :)) Till then! Liz