Scoala Gimnaziala Alexandru Davila
Understanding Currency and Teaching Financial Literacy to Children
Intelegerea valutei si predarea educatiei financiare copiilor
Lesson materials for children
Creative Commons BY-SA, Creative Commons BY-NC-SA
Grade 3, Grade 4
From 8 to 9, From 9 to 10
English, Citizenship education / Personal development
Listening - Spoken reception (Listening comprehension), Speaking - Spoken production (Oral production, interaction)
Vocabulary: money, coin, currency, type, trade, dollar, euro, value.
Videos, Roleplay situations & cards
It is attractive for students because there are two aliens talking and explaining the currency.
The OER can be easily adapted to any financial lesson about money in an interclass or in an intercultural collaboration as in a debate, for example
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
It can be reused in Geography lesson to teach the children about different countries and their currency.