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Coins, Coins, Coins

E&I Program: 
Distance Learning
Grade level : 
3 to 5

In these teacher materials, and also the videoconference, students will learn that before the introduction of coins, a variety of items were used as currency in different cultures. Money serves as means of exchange, a standard of value and a store of value. Coins commemorate the important people and events that effect certain places and times.