From 1858 to 1921, the Canadian 5-cent coin was made of silver. Because of their small size, these coins were often called “fish scales.”
Teach your students about Canada’s history, land and culture – with money! Download the free lesson plan.
Canadian bank notes are designed to reflect Canadian values and identity. Here’s a lesson idea that uses the new $10 note’s theme of social justice and human rights to look at bank note design and to help your students design their own notes.
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