Thursday, March 06, 2008

HIP Pocket Change - The 50 State Quarters Program Lesson Plans

HIP Pocket Change - The 50 State Quarters Program Lesson Plans. This site has lesson plans designed by teachers for teachers using the state quarters to teach about US history and heritage. This is nice site with lots of features K-12 teachers will find useful including:

- Fully adaptable lesson outlines with clear objectives

- Reproducible graphic handouts

- Interactive games and cooperative learning activities

- Suggestions for evaluation exercises

From the site:

The 50 State Quarters® Program is a hit with kids! Thousands of children are collecting these unique coins—one commemorative quarter for each state in the Union—and learning more about their country's history and heritage. Bring the excitement of this historic event to your classroom with FREE 50 State Quarters Program lesson plans.

1 comment:

M-Dawg said...

I'm a 37 year old woman and my 94 year old Grandma started the collection for me. Funny. :-)

Great lesson ideas - thanks for the info.