Overview

Homeowners Insurance: Renters Insurance is designed for students who will soon be leaving home. The 30 lesson plan is designed to follow-up Homeowners Insurance: The Basics. Students will understand terminology used in a renters insurance contract. Students will also research the importance of taking inventory in case of a claim.

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Objectives

The students will:

Discuss ways to prevent home loss claims

Recognize basic renter’s insurance terminology

Determine that renters insurance is a valuable financial tool

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Time Required

30 Minutes

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Materials:

To download the materials, right click and ‘save target as’ (PC) or hold down the option key and click the link (Mac).

Power Point Presentation

Renters Insurance Worksheet

Scenarios for Renters Worksheet

Scenarios for Renters Worksheet – Key

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Procedures:

Download/View the lesson procedures.

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Assessment:

Renters Insurance Worksheet

Scenarios for Renters

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Resources/Contributors:

Linda Lambert, Ellen Geis, Terrence Mulgrew, Christy Johnson, Karen Razzino, Elaine Ryan

Crews, Tana B. Fundamentals of Insurance. Dubuque: South-Western, 2003