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Money – Resources for Teachers

Reinforce money skills and concepts, with these printables, lesson plans, and quizzes for your mathematics class. The topics learned will help your students in practical, real-life situations now and in the future. Included you'll find lesson plans about the monetary system of ancient civilizations, daily warm-ups for all grade levels, cost-evaluation exercises to build your students awareness of budgets, printable sheets of dollars and coins, activities for holidays like Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, quizzes, and much more!

Printables for Grades Pre-K–2

Shopping for Thanksgiving Math
My Christmas Wish List
The Coin Counting Book Activity
Time, Money & Measurement Printable Book (Grades K-4)
Rickshaw Girl Discussion & Activity Guide
Decimal Day Worksheet
More Money Printables, Grades Pre-K–2

Printables for Grades 3-5

Money: Printable Dollar Bills
Birthday Party Budget: Excel Exercise
Back to School Shopping Trip: Excel Exercise
My Budget: Using Excel
Understanding the Stock Market
Solve It in Yuan
Math Warm-Up 61 for Gr. 3 & 4: Operations
More Money Printables, Grades 3-5

Printables for Grades 6-8

World Currencies: Exchange Rate Word Problems
Buy Nothing Day
Math Warm-Up 225 for Gr. 5 & 6: Algebra, Patterns & Functions
Money & Finances Printable Book (4-8)
Best Buy on Pets
Home Activities: Multiply Whole Numbers and Decimals
Money: Decision Making (Gr. 6)
More Money Printables, Grades 6-8

Lesson Plans

Are All Pennies Created Equal?
Go on a Building Tour
An Expedition to Egypt
The United States Commemorative State Quarter Program
Hawaii Commemorative Quarter
Chinese Yuan


Money Magic Quiz
Money Quiz

Coin & Bill Recognition

Money: Printable Dollar Bills

Art & Money Connected

Coin Creations
Canadian Dollar Coins

Holiday Money Activities

Popular Energy, Power & Electricity Resources
Money-Saving Tips for Teachers
Patty's Pot O' Gold
Basket of Eggs
A Pot of Gold
Leprechaun Fives
How Much Is the Easter Basket?

Reading & Language Arts & Money Connected

Defining Economic Terms
An Expedition to Egypt Vocabulary
Money Similes
Australian Currency – Bank Notes
Canadian Bilingual Currency Activity
Your Own World Bank Loan
Winning the Lottery

History & Money Connected

An Expedition to Egypt Rubric
Bank Information
Australian Currency – Coins
Classroom Trading Post
Lewis & Clark Trading Post

Social Studies & Money Connected

Who's Who of American Coins
Summer Vacations
Investing and Finance Quiz
An Expedition to Egypt – Worksheet
Break the Bank
United States Currency
Money Doesn't Grow on Trees: It Grows in a Bank
More Money Resources for Social Studies

Science & Money Connected

Alligator Snacks
Holding a Fundraiser: Money for a Good Cause

More Mathematics Resources

Math Teacher Resources
Graphs & Charts – Teacher Resources
Measurement & Time Teacher Resources
Geometry Teacher Resources
Addition & Subtraction Teacher Resources
Decimals, Fractions, & Percentages – Teacher Resources
Estimation, Probability, & Statistics Resources for Teachers
Algebra Teacher Resources
Multiplication & Division Resources for Teachers

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December Calendar of Events
December is full of events that you can incorporate into your standard curriculum. Our Educators' Calendar outlines activities for each event, including: World AIDS Day (12/1), International Volunteer Day (12/6), Hanukkah (begins at sundown 12/6), Handwashing Awareness Week (12/6-12), Computer Science Education Week (12/7-13), Human Rights Day (12/10), Winter Solstice (12/22), Christmas (12/25), Kwanzaa (begins 12/26), Visit the Zoo Day (12/27), and New Year's Eve (12/31). Plus, celebrate Bingo's Birthday Month, Universal Human Rights Month, and Write to a Friend Month all December long!

Hour of Code
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