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History Explorer Podcast: The Story of the Dollar

Grade Range: 5-8
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Worksheets
Duration: 13 Minutes
Date Posted: 11/22/2010

In this episode of the History Explorer podcast series, numismatics curator Karen Lee discusses the history and meaning of the dollar, including unusual items that have been used to represent the dollar in the U.S., and discusses the value of studying money.  The teacher guide includes discussion questions and a link to the podcast.


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