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.