$20 Boss is an immersive entrepreneurship program, designed by the Foundation for Young Australians. $20 Boss highlights the importance of business and enterprise skills for the Australian economy and for building a resilient society, not only to students, but to their parents or guardians as well. Students use $20 of start-up capital to create, ... Read more »

Tuning in

A tuning in activity helps students to define and focus on the issues they will be dealing with in the unit of work.

  1. $20 Boss – Lesson One – Getting Started – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson One – Getting Started – Years 7 to 10

Finding Out

Students will need to obtain more information about the issues they are going to investigate. They can identify questions of interest and research these either in small groups or on their own. Once information is gathered, it can be shared using chosen communication methods e.g. short presentations. Students can continue finding out by completing a range of investigations, including gathering data. They use appropriate methods to present and communicate what they have found out.

  1. $20 Boss – Lesson Two – What’s Your Big Idea? – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Two – What’s Your Big Idea? – Years 7 to 10
  2. $20 Boss – Lesson Three – Using Business to Make the World a Better Place – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Three – Using Business to Make the World a Better Place – Years 7 to 10
  3. $20 Boss – Lesson Four – Designing Products and Services That Sell – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Four – Designing Products and Services That Sell – Years 7 to 10
  4. $20 Boss – Lesson Five – Figuring Out Financials – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Five – Figuring Out Financials – Years 7 to 10
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  9. $20 Boss – Lesson Six – Marketing Like a Purple Cow – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Six – Marketing Like a Purple Cow – Years 7 to 10
  10. $20 Boss – Lesson Seven – Celebrating the Challenge – Years 7 to 10
    $20 Boss – Lesson Seven – Celebrating the Challenge – Years 7 to 10