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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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Representing money in many ways: Addition, fractions and equivalents

Help 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.

Your role in the Canadian economy

Play our game to discover how your economic profile compares with those of other Canadians. Explore population and employment data and spending habits across different regions.

Canada and the global economy

Explore Canada’s connections to the global economy. Adjust timelines and filters in our online game to view historical data of gross domestic product, trade, foreign investment and immigration.

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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