December 5, 2022
Surprise, It's Money!Onsite program: See and touch an amazing array of objects that have served as money at one time or another.
October 28, 2022
Growing your savingsStart a conversation with your child about setting financial goals and deciding how to achieve them. Then have some fun with a paper plant they can “grow” to track their progress.
April 4, 2022
Talk to your kids about money
Introduce important financial skills to your children, and help them plan for their futures with free resources from the Bank of Canada Museum and others.
February 25, 2022
Representing money in many ways: Addition, fractions and equivalentsHelp your Grade 3 students make change, understand fractions and represent money in different ways. Use these activities individually or in the order listed in this lesson.
June 15, 2021
Pirate treasureHave fun making pirate coins based on historical examples from our collection and create your very own treasure chest.
May 5, 2021
All About MoneyVirtual program: Get your students talking about money with this lively and interactive virtual classroom presentation.
February 26, 2021
Playing with Economy
There might be only a handful of basic game formats, but there is an infinity of variations—a surprising number of which require the skills we need to manage our daily economic lives.
November 27, 2020
Printable play moneyPractise counting and exchanging coins and bank notes with our printable play money.
November 27, 2020
Understanding Money: Common Questions
Ever wondered who decides what goes on Canadian coins or bank notes? Or why our coins have certain names and our notes are different colours? Use this guide to help answer some of your money-related questions!
October 28, 2020
The economics of suppertimeMake grocery shopping an economic lesson by helping your kids prepare a meal plan, and shop for ingredients based on a budget.