These sites cover many basic concepts of currency exchange. Learn about the different types of money exchange, how to convert U.S. dollars to foreign currency and vice versa. Students learn to draw conversion charts and calculate conversions with spreadsheets. Games, cartoons, and teachers resources regarding currency are included. There is also a link to eThemes Resource on Math: Money Facts.
This is a lesson plan for teaching currency exchange. Under the "Process" section, there is a link to "Interactive Activity" which teaches students to convert US dollars to foreign currency. NOTE: This site has a link to external website.
These sites focus on money. Includes the history of money around the world and in the U.S. See photos of the earliest U.S. coins and bills, read how money is made, and learn about the 50 state quarters program. There are links to related eThemes Resources on money.