Presidential $1 Coin Program Lesson Plans

The Presidential $1 Coin Program is a great way for kids to learn more about their country’s history and heritage.

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 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

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Lesson Plans

Grades K and 1

Grades 2 and 3

Grades 4 through 6

Grades 7 and 8

Grades 9 through 12

Presidential Links

Gathering information about a certain President? Wanting to bring the Presidential $1 Coin Lesson Plans into your classroom? Well, you came to the right place! Get biographies, printable election maps, inaugural records, games, and more!

Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies

Library of Congress

National Gallery of Art

National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior

President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition, United States Department of Health and Human Services

United States Secret Service

United States General Services Administration

United States Government Printing Office

United States Geological Survey

United States National Archives and Records Administration

The White House

Additional Information

Library of Congress

The White House


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