Scoala Gimnaziala Alexandru Davila

Country of Partner


Title of OER (in English)

Understanding Currency and Teaching Financial Literacy to Children

Title of OER (in national language)

Intelegerea valutei si predarea educatiei financiare copiilor

Type of OER

Lesson materials for children

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Conditions of use

Creative Commons BY-SA, Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

Language (s)


School Year

Grade 3, Grade 4

Age group

From 8 to 9, From 9 to 10


Economic content.

Specific contents covered

Financial Education

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

English, Citizenship education / Personal development

English language skills

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


Vocabulary: money, coin, currency, type, trade, dollar, euro, value.

Type of materials included

Videos, Roleplay situations & cards

How is it visually attractive for children?

It is attractive for students because there are two aliens talking and explaining the currency.

Can the OER be customized and reused?


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



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

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


It can be reused in Geography lesson to teach the children about different countries and their currency.