Legendary Crater Lesson Plans
Did you know that we have a collection of lesson plans written for the release of the Oregon quarter ready to download today?
The 50 State Quarters® Program Lesson Plans are now available on the United States Mint H.I.P. Pocket ChangeT Web site for use in your classroom! Take a look at the lessons created specifically to celebrate the Oregon quarter: Crater Creation (K-1), Let's Look At Legends (2-3), and Explosive Ideas! (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"
Find out more information about our national parks. Don't miss the August 1999 Coin of the Month, the Yellowstone National Park Commemorative Silver Dollar. This coin honors the park that sits on top of a volcano that erupted 600,000 years ago. Today, the Yellowstone Hotspot produces the park's 10,000 geysers, hot springs, steam vents, and mud pots. Learn more about the world's first and oldest national park!