Elementary Economics for Sixth Grade: Currency and Its Impact - SchoolhouseTeachers.com

Elementary Economics for Sixth Grade: Currency and Its Impact

Length: 9 weeks
Includes: Printable lessons and activities
Age/Grade: 6th Grade

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How to Use This Course

Why is currency designed the way it is? What security features are incorporated? How has the look of currency changed over time? How do exchange rates work, and how do they affect travel? Students learn the answer to all these questions and more in this elementary economics course.

Course Introduction

Through printable activities, discussion, and online resources, students learn the basics of how currency works, how it is used, and why exchange rates work the way they do.

  • Week One: Introduction to US Currency
  • Week Two: Design a Currency
  • Weeks Three-Five: Closer Look at US Paper Notes
  • Week Six: Introduction to How Currency Is Used
  • Weeks Seven-Eight: Introduction to Exchange Rates
  • Week Nine: Review

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