ERIC Number: ED467845
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
The Greatest Educational Change America Has Ever Seen, 2002: Lesson Plans for Grades 4-6.
United States Mint (Dept. of Treasury), Washington, DC.
This teacher's guide on the 50 state quarters emitted by the United States Mint includes 6 "teacher-friendly" lesson plans that fit easily into the curriculum for grades 4-6; reproducible student worksheets that coincide with each lesson; "fun" state facts and information on the new quarter designs; and USA map template with state outlines. These lesson plans draw upon the specific designs of the commemorative quarter reverses to help inspire students to learn more about the culture, geography, and unique heritage of each state represented in these lesson plans Tennessee, Ohio, Louisiana, Indiana, and Mississippi. Each of the six lessons provides the teacher with educational objectives, curriculum connections, groupings, class time needed for implementation, and background information. (BT)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Curriculum Enrichment, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Student Educational Objectives, Worksheets
U.S. Mint 50 State Quarters Program, P.O. Box 1268, Alexandria, VA 22313-9791. For full text: http://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/index.cfm?action=educational_initiative.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: United States Mint (Dept. of Treasury), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Indiana; Louisiana; Mississippi; Ohio; Tennessee