Leap into Lakes Lesson Plans
Did you know that we have a collection of lesson plans written for the release of the Minnesota quarter ready to download today?
The 50 State Quarters® Program Lesson Plans are now available on the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket Change™ Web site for use in your classroom! Take a look at the lessons created specifically to celebrate the Minnesota quarter: Lots of Lakes (K-1), What's in a Name? (2-3), and A Fish Story (4-6). After that, check out the rest of these state specific plans that are FREE to download, and are available in sets designed specifically for grades K-1, 2-3 and 4-6.
Make a "Connection"
Do you want more information about lakes? Then don't miss the January 2004 Coin of the Month, the Michigan quarter. This coin honors our "Great Lakes State". Be sure to visit the teacher feature where students can learn more about identifying the long "a" sound (a) using the Michigan quarter reverse design in "I Hear an A."