Currency Teacher Resources
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Pardon Me. Do You Have Change For a Dollar?
Upper elementary and middle school learners explore currencies from a variety of countries. They use the Internet, video, and engage in hands-on activities. They practice converting U.S. currency to foreign currency and vice versa. This incredibly-thorough plan has worksheets, video, and resource links embedded in it.
5th - 8th Math 12 Views 72 Downloads
Marketplace: Let???s Go Euro!
Students calculate currency exchanges for various currencies including U.S. Dollars, Deutschmarks, and Euros. They describe the advantages and disadvantages of using a single currency within a group of several countries.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
A Visit to the Mint
Emerging consumers recognize the types and denominations of U.S. currency. They listen to a guest speaker (if possible) and view a video. They create their own money using styrofoam and a toothpick for engraving. Consider creating a marketplace for them to use their created coins!
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 21 Downloads
Money Now, Long Ago, and Tomorrow
Fourth graders compare present time and long ago to New England banking. In this banking lesson, 4th graders go on a money scavenger hunt and identify the money found. Students find differences and similarities in currency. Students create their own money.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
New Review Keep the Currency
Each day, people throw currency away in different ways because of a lack of financial knowledge. Introduce your learners to the importance of financial literacy and assess their understanding of banking and personal finance.
10th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Country Currency Types
In this math or social studies activity, students connect the name of eleven countries with the name of their currency. They write the name of the country beside the type of currency. Students identify their currency and make a pencil rubbing of a coin.
3rd - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
A World of Money
Students explore the traditions related to the creation of national currencies. The role currency plays in shaping a national or regional identity and the influences that the designers of world currency exert are examined in this lesson.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 24 Downloads