Odessa sixth-graders participate in Project Build
Last updated 1/20/2021 at 2:51pm
ODESSA – With the help of members of Odessa High School’s FBLA chapter, Odessa sixth-graders began using real-world budgeting lessons to enhance their personal financial skills. They participated in Project Build, part of the high-school chapter’s American Enterprise Project, where they learned the importance of budgeting and how to build a budget. They applied this knowledge to build their own budget for a gingerbread house.
Each student received the basics: Four walls, two roof panels and a tube of icing. From there, they had to use a spreadsheet program to plan a budget for decorat...