The Presidential $1 Coin Program is a great way for kids to learn more about their country's history and heritage.
To find out more about these coins, check out:
- For kids: the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Presidential $1 Coin page.
- For adults: the Presidential $1 Coin Program information page.
Educators, you can bring the excitement of this historic program to your classroom! Download our free lesson plans (for kindergarten through twelfth grades) based on the new Presidential $1 coin designs. What a great opportunity to connect history with the coins in the very pockets of your students! Designed by teachers for teachers, each lesson plan includes everything you will need to create stimulating learning experiences:
- Fully adaptable lesson outlines with clear objectives
- Reproducible graphic handouts
- Interactive games and cooperative learning activities
- Suggestions for evaluation exercises
And since four new Presidential $1 coins will be released every year through at least 2016, these lesson plans will provide you with a way to teach key skills and concepts for years to come!
Download these lesson plans!