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Holiday Coins

March 8, 2018 - by Brian Martin December 22, 2017 Around the world each year, people celebrate the holidays with a variety of different gift-giving traditions, several of which involve coins. The practice of putting gifts in a stocking, for example, dates back 1,700...

Mint and NPS Pay Homage to Final Quarter of 2017

December 18, 2017 - by Jill Westeyn November 27, 2017 The George Rogers Clark National Historical Park Quarter, the 40th coin in the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, made its debut Nov. 14 in historic Vincennes, Indiana, at the Riverfront Pavilion. David Motl, Acting...

America the Beautiful Quarters Day in the Classroom Activities

September 27, 2017 - Try these fun activities to bring the excitement of America the Beautiful Quarters Day right into your classroom! Be your own travel agent! Using the Internet, schedule a trip to your favorite national site. Price airline tickets, choose your lodging,...

DC and U.S. Territories Quarters Program Lesson Plans

September 27, 2017 - The 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program brings the District and territories to this popular circulating coin. Designed by teachers for teachers, each lesson plan includes everything you will need to create stimulating learning experiences for your...

50 State Quarters Classroom Activities

September 28, 2017 - Try these fun activities to bring the excitement of State Quarter Day right into your classroom! Explore your mottos with your students through coins. Give each of your students a penny to examine for its traits. When they mention the...

Medal Programs Lesson Plans

September 27, 2017 - The United States Mint produces a variety of national medals to commemorate significant historical events or sites and to honor those whose superior deeds and achievements have enriched U.S. history or the world. Some of these are bronze duplicates of...

Lincoln Bicentennial One Cent Program Lesson Plans

September 29, 2017 - The lesson plans below are free. These lesson plans are provided solely for teaching purposes. They may not be commercially distributed or distributed as a premium. To find out more about this coin, check out the United States Mint H.I.P....

Presidential $1 Coin Program Lesson Plans

September 27, 2017 - 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...

America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Lesson Plans

April 19, 2018 - The America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, started in 2010, brings selected national sites to this popular circulating coin. Fifty-six different designs make up this series (one for each state, the District of Columbia, and each of five U.S. territories). On...

Independence Bicentennial Coin Program Lesson Plans

September 27, 2017 - 1976 was the 200th anniversary of American independence. To help celebrate the event, the backs of three circulating coins were given a special design. This was the first time in American history that any circulating coin came out with new...