Completely revised, this best-selling series explains essential tasks and responsibilities at a manageable reading level, with explanations, activities, illustrations, self tests, and comprehension checks.
How to Use Money Wisely focuses on budgeting and setting financial goals; using a bank for savings, checking, credit, and loans; and being a wise consumer in the marketplace.
How to Look Out for Yourself focuses on staying emotionally healthy, keeping personally safe, and making wise decisions about alcohol, drugs, tobacco, and sexual activity.
How to Get Well When You're Sick or Hurt covers treating common illnesses such as colds and flus, seeing a doctor, using medicines wisely, using basic first aid, and much more.
How to Stay Healthy focuses on developing good grooming habits, taking care of one's body, practicing good nutrition (based on the Food Pyramid), and staying fit.
How to Set Up a Home explains how to find an affordable place to live; how to choose a suitable roommate; and how to understand a lease, deal with utilities, and furnish an apartment.
How to Set Up a Home explains fire prevention; how to make a home safe; how to use cleaning tools and supplies; how to clean different areas of the home; how to do laundry and ironing, and much more.
The Teacher's Guide provides many additional activities for the books, and answer keys for all six individual titles.