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A Sustainable Budget -   meeting the needs of the present without promising the needs of future generations. 

Use the below resources to explore the above statement...


Budget 2018 - Questions for Merrion Street Video

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/24779/24502.pdf Added: 11 Oct 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Worksheet

Leo Varadkar and Pascal Donohoe explain Budget 2018 objectives within the linked Merrion Street video. This PDF document contains a list of questions which could be used in engaging students to discuss the budget.

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SC Politics & Society
JC CSPE
JC Business Studies (2016+)

How it maps to the curriculum

SC
Politics & Society

Strand: 04. Globalisation & Localisation

Strand unit: 7.1 National Identity

JC
CSPE

Strand: Short Course

Strand unit: 2.1 Sustainability

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 04. Government Revenue & Expenditure

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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Budget 2018

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/24776/24499.pptx Added: 11 Oct 2017 Contributor: Aoife McDonnell Resource type: Presentation

A PowerPoint presentation covering the Budget 2018 - What is a budget, who is the minister for finance in Ireland and more activities.

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JC Business Studies (2016+)
5-6 Mathematics

How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 04. Government Revenue & Expenditure

5-6
Mathematics

Strand: Measures

Strand unit: Money - Euro

Asset type: Presentation
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Share Alike Creative Commons
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A Breakdown on Government Spending

http://www.whereyourmoneygoes.gov.ie/en/ Added: 12 Apr 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference

Explore government expenditure year by year using this online resource by the Department of Finance. Expenditure is clearly broken down using graph format into the relevant sections of education, social protection, health, justice, agriculture, debt servicing, transport and other.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 04. Government Revenue & Expenditure

Suggestions for use: A great tool for analysing gross government expenditure through interactive graphs. Allow time for students to compare graphs over the 10 year period before class discussion about Our Economy on the Distribution of Economic Resources

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English
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Irish Times - Budget 2018

https://www.irishtimes.com/business/budget-2018 Added: 18 Oct 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Reference / Tool

Irish Times is open to schools in Ireland - Here are articles and tools on Budget 2018 including calculator 2018, ask the expert, budget generations, articles and marginal notes.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 04. Government Revenue & Expenditure


Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 10. Discussing Economic Issues/ Media Sources

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Language: English
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Sample First Year Assessment -Understanding the National Budget (Above Expectation)

http://curriculumonline.ie/getmedia...ab8b7e1e4b/Nationalbudget_Above.pdf Added: 19 Jun 2017 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

NCCA PDF showing a first year assessment task with sample student work. Students design an information leaflet, aimed at a particular group of people, which will help them understand Budget 2016.

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 04. Government Revenue & Expenditure

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for planning assessments.


Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 05. Purpose of Taxation

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for planning assessments.


Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 10. Discussing Economic Issues/ Media Sources

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for planning assessments.


Strand: Assessment

Strand unit: Sample Assessments

Suggestions for use: Teacher reference for planning assessments.

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Language: English
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