Scoala Gimnaziala Alexandru Davila
The Money Song
Lesson materials for children
Creative Commons BY-NC-SA
Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4
From 7 to 8, From 8 to 9, From 9 to 10, From 10 to 11
Value of different currency coins.
Citizenship education / Personal development
Listening - Spoken reception (Listening comprehension), Speaking - Spoken production (Oral production, interaction)
Vocabulary: penny, nickel, dime, quarter, how much, cent.
The Money Song has lots of repetition to help children learn and memorize the value of coins with images of both sides of the coins.
It can be reused in a music class where children can sing along, following the rithm of the song.
The OER can be easily adapted to a Basic Financial Education interclass or intercultural collaboration as a presentation of coins. It can also be used as a starting point for a project about coins in different countries.
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