Scoala Gimnaziala Alexandru Davila

Country of Partner


Title of OER (in English)

History of money

Title of OER (in national language)

Istoria banilor

Type of OER

Lesson materials for children

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Conditions of use

Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

Language (s)


School Year

Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

Age group

From 7 to 8, From 8 to 9, From 9 to 10, From 10 to 11


How money appeared and paper money we use today.

Specific contents covered

Financial Education

You can use this OER in this/these subject area(s):

Citizenship education / Personal development

English language skills

Listening - Spoken reception (Listening comprehension), Speaking - Spoken production (Oral production, interaction)


Vocabulary: goods, salary, exchange, services, to measure, value, wealth.

Type of materials included

Videos, Classroom games

How is it visually attractive for children?

It has nice and vivid drawings.

Can the OER be customized and reused?



The OER can be easily adapted to a History lesson using information about the money evolution.

Can the OER be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration?



It can be used in a project based on the money evolution and it can be easily adapted to different countries and cultures money.

Points of Strength

The OER takes the learner’s developmental stage, cognitive development and language competence into account., The OER integrates content and language, There is a varied number of items learners are expected to engage in, The response expected from learners is engaging (drawings, hands-on demonstrations, verbal, etc.), The OER makes it clear in which language learners are expected to respond, The OER can be used in project-based learning, interclass and intercultural collaboration