Lesson Plans

Water Cycling in the Wilderness

Students will identify stages in the water cycle. Students will identify the importance of water to all living things.
Grades: K, 1st
Subject: Science
Coin Type: Quarter

Wow! Water, Trees, Fish!

Students will identify natural resources. Students will describe what the world would be like without natural resources.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts, Science, Art
Coin Type: Quarter

Turtles are Terrific!

Students will define the term ?clan? and explain why some American Indians identify themselves as part of a family or clan. Students will identify and sequence the life cycle of a turtle.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Science, Art
Coin Type: Dollar

Mural Mania

Students will learn about the state in which they live and create a mural to display symbols for their state.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts, Art
Coin Type: Quarter

Simple Symbols (Texas)

Students will recognize and use the word "symbol" and create a glyph using symbols about themselves.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Math, Social Studies, Language Arts, Art
Coin Type: Quarter

Change Mixer

Students will use their abilities to recognize coins and their values in this game that focuses on locomotor skills (skip, slide, gallop, run, jump). This game also requires students to add coin values.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Subject: Math
Coin Types: Cent, Nickel, Dime, Quarter

Penny Race

Students will play a game where they determine the value of different coin combinations.
Grades: K, 1st, 2nd
Subject: Math
Coin Types: Cent, Nickel, Dime