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15 December 2003                                 Vol. 8, No. 50


 Phaser | The Educator's Reference Desk | Learning to Use Money



  Phaser 2.1, released on December 1, 2003, is a computing
  environment crafted for the graphical and numerical
  simulations of differential and difference equations, from
  linear to chaotic.

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           LEARNING TO USE MONEY - Jacobo Bulaevsky


  Jacobo Bulaevsky, along with Alana Hunter and Marcell
  Ortutay, has written a 1st-3rd grade lesson for students to
  learn the value of different coins and bills.

  The lesson includes:

    - The Story of Money
    - Learning about American Coins
    - Learning about American Bills
    - Using Bills and Coins Together
    - Lesson Description

  Students may practice what they've learned with Bulaevsky's
  "Money Program" Java applet

  View other Java applet lessons by Bulaevsky:


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