Foreign Currency Exchange
A visit to a country’s “bank” gives travelers on vacation a chance to exchange homeland money for a foreign currency. Travelers visit the country’s “store” and select items to purchase from a “shopkeeper” with the foreign money they have available to spend.
Grades Covered: 6 through 9
Subjects Covered: Math,Social Studies,Language Arts
- Financial Literacy
- Exchange Rates
- Real Life Math
- Digital Multiplication & Division
- Solving Real-world problems involving rates
Idea Sheets are cross-referenced to subjects listed in the Common Core, Next Generation Science Standards, and California Content Standards.
Common Core Mathematics: Ratios And Proportional Relationships, Expressions And Equations