About the Program

Discovery Education and Jackson Charitable Foundation are proud to present Cha-Ching Money Smart Kids! This partnership amplifies this engaging and fun financial literacy program, extending its impact to schools and homes across America. Join the Cha-Ching band as they prepare kids grades K-6 with the knowledge, tools and practice they need to make informed decisions to reach their goals and dreams.

Educational Resources

Grade Band: Elementary

Classroom Activities

Activities made especially for K–6 educators to provide the knowledge and tools necessary for kids to be money smart. Get your class rockn’ with the band and learning the building blocks of finance.

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Educator Guides

Guides created to help educators make meaningful classroom connections and leverage the Cha-Ching financial literacy videos and classroom activities.

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Family Activities

Activities made especially for parents to provide the knowledge and tools necessary for kids to be money smart. Get the entire family involved in creating a strong financial future!

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Money Smart Kids Contest

Thanks for taking the pledge to teach kids how to earn, save, spend and donate!

The 2017 contest is now CLOSED, thank you to all those who participated! Stay tuned for the announcement of the winning elementary school in January 2018 and the launch of the 2018 Money Smart Kids Contest in September 2018.