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We make learning about the economy fun, with resources available to suit your curriculum. Find resources by grade or type—and be sure to read our Education Blog.

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A collage of cartoon characters, paper play money, pencils and scissors.

Printable Play Money

Practise counting and exchanging coins and bank notes with our printable play money.

You Are the Economy

The Canadian economy is deeply interconnected, and your part in it is explored in this animated video.

Price Check: Inflation in Canada

All about inflation: what it is, what it means and how it's measured.

Resources by type

Lesson plans

Follow these step-by-step guides to teach your students about the economy.

Video discussion guides

Facilitate discussion on our economic videos with these guides.

Activities and games

Have fun learning about the economy and financial system with these kid-friendly activities and games.

School programs

Book your class for these staff-led programs.

External resources

Find resources and tools for learning about Canada’s central bank and the economic landscape.

Education Blog

Explore creative ways to integrate economics into your classroom.

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