Lesson Plans

Presenting the Amazing Horse

Students will demonstrate an understanding of the importance of the horse to Native Americans. Students will identify ways the horse helped Native Americans.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts
Coin Type: Dollar

Let’s Try for a Treaty

Students will understand and explain the terms 'treaty' and 'diplomacy.' Students will apply and extend knowledge of these concepts through fictional situations of character conflict.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts
Coin Type: Dollar

Memories from the National Sites

The teacher will introduce the concept of postcard writing. Students will then research the national sites and states highlighted on quarters for that year. Students will take a virtual visit to the parks and then write a virtual postcard or create a virtual scrapbook of their trip.
Grades: K, 1st
Subject: Language Arts
Coin Type: Quarter

Story Hour with Lincoln

Students will learn about and identify major accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts
Coin Type: Cent

The Lovely Long E

Students will identify words containing the long 'e' vowel sound. Students will distinguish between words being formed with 'ee' or 'ea' to make the long 'e' vowel sound.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts, Art
Coin Type: Dollar

Musician Extraordinaire

Students will understand the role of a musician, composer and conductor.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts, Music
Coin Type: Quarter

In Mr. Lincoln’s Shoes

Students will demonstrate basic map skills. Students will understand cardinal directions and use a compass rose.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Math, Language Arts
Coin Type: Cent

Parts of a Flower

Students will identify and label the parts of a flower.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Language Arts, Science
Coin Type: Quarter

Patterning in the Pacific

Students will identify, understand, and create simple patterns.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Math, Social Studies, Language Arts
Coin Type: Quarter

Transport, Past and Present

Students will describe different modes of transportation from the past and present.
Grades: K, 1st
Subjects: Social Studies, Language Arts
Coin Type: Quarter