J.A. Biztown prepares Kids for the Future

Growing the Voices of Our Future

The Westside Gazette Newspaper is honored to feature these editorial contributions made by local students.

Brielle Henry, 10

By Brielle Henry

Earlier this month, the 5th graders at my school spent the day at J.A. Biz Town.  It’s like a mini city inside of one building.

All of the students had a job at one of the businesses. There are over 20 companies inside. We even got a bank account with a working debit card. We learned how to deposit paychecks and keep track of our money.

My favorite part was my lunch break. You get to eat in a Chik-fil-A cafeteria with your friends and use your money to buy things from different stores. It was a really fun field trip!

 

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Carma Lynn Henry Westside Gazette Newspaper 545 N.W. 7th Terrace, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311 Office: (954) 525-1489 Fax: (954) 525-1861

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