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Adventures in Coins

Wolf Adventures in CoinsAdventures in Coins,
a Wolf Elective Adventure

The Wolf Den Leader guide says, “Coins are more than just money.  In this adventure, Wolves will learn how to spot the various markings on a coin and identiry the meanings.  Through games and experiments, they will learn how to determine the value of a coin.”

Read on to discover this adventure’s requirements and fun ways to complete them!

Requirements:

Complete Requirements 1-4 and any other(s) of your choice.

  1. Identify different parts of a coin.
  2. Find the mint mark on a coin. Identify the mint where the coin was made and the year.
  3. Choose a coin that interests you, and make a coin rubbing. List information next to the coin detailing the pictures on it, the year it was made, and the mint where it was made.
  4. Play a game or create a game board with your den or family where you can practice adding and subtracting coins.
  5. Play a coin game.
  6. Create a balance scale.
  7. Do a coin-weight investigation.