Grade Range: 5-8Resource Type(s): Interactives & MediaDuration: 20 MinutesDate Posted: 6/10/2009
In this interactive game, students will enhance their analytical skills as they decipher clues and closely examine objects from the National Numismatics Collection in order to solve mysteries and escape from the coin vault. A fun way to learn about numismatics and explore American history, this activity is one of the learning resources included in Legendary Coins and Currency, an online exhibition.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education, Simulations and games, Thematic approach
Interactives & Media
Lessons & Activities
As early as 1650, the colony of Massachusetts Bay was a commercial success. But an inadequate sup...
numismatics, Numismatic, states, economic, paper, Mint, economics, National, coin, legend, art, money, history, United, economy, game, interactive, gold, U.S., currency
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