Colorado Quarter Lesson Plans
Do you know that we have a collection of lesson plans based on the Colorado quarter?
The 50 State Quarters® Program lesson plans are now available on the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Web site for use in your classroom! Take a look at the lesson plans created specifically to celebrate the Colorado quarter: Mapmaker, Make Me A Map (K-1), A Mountain of Myths (2-3), and Colorful Colorado (4-6). After that, check out the rest of these state-specific plans that are FREE to download, and are available in sets designed specifically for grades K-1, 2-3, and 4-6. You will also find materials for older students that incorporate themes in U.S. history, government, and world history. Visit the Teachers section to download lesson plans for grades 7-8 or 9-12.
Make a "Connection"
Find out more about our Nation's most majestic natural wonders found on a coin. Don't miss the August 1999 Coin of the Month, the Yellowstone National Park Commemorative Silver Dollar. The front (obverse) of the coin features one of the park's 10,000 geysers erupting steam.