Money: A History

Grade Levels: High School, College, Adult
Program Duration: 45 minutes

Money: A History

This classroom lesson, based on the Museum’s “Money: A History” exhibit, will help students understand the evolution of money in America including how the change from many different bank-issued notes to one federal currency helped unify the country. Students will also learn about how the Bureau of Engraving and Printing protects against counterfeiting.

Materials

Money Curriculum (PDF, 30.35 K)

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