Social Studies

Show Me the Money: A Virtual Tour of Washington, DC and US History (Ages 8-13)

Did you know our money teaches US history? After this class, your child will know the people and places on our dollar bills from $1 to $100, know how to spot a fake, and have visited 8 places in Washington, DC during our 360° virtual tour.
Caroline Harper
30 total reviews for this teacher
23 reviews for this class
Completed by 75 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.

60 minutes

per class

Meets once


year olds


learners per class

per learner

How does aOne-Timeclass work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
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Class Experience

Students will learn the history behind our system of currency, why we have paper money, and how our money and history )from the Revolutionary War to the Civil War) impacted each other.

Students will learn about anti-counterfeiting measures on our dollar bills.

Students will learn about the people and places on each of our dollar bills from $1 to $100. (George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, White House, Capitol Building, Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, and Washington Monument)
I am a homeschooling mother of 4 and licensed tour guide in Washington, DC since 2017. I run the Field Trip Club where I've specialized in creating and running interactive, hands-on learning experiences for kids since 2011.
At least (1) dollar bill of $10 or greater value. 
A 10x magnifying glass with light is recommended.
Additional dollar bills of any denomination are optional.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
We will refer to the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution, and the Emancipation Proclamation during our class.


Caroline Harper
Lives in the United States
Licensed Washington, DC Tour Guide
30 total reviews
26 completed classes

About Me

Hello! I'm Caroline, a licensed tour guide in Washington, DC since 2017 and I create tours specifically for kids.

I offer immersive, 360 degree tours in and around Washington, DC filled with fascinating facts and stories, sprinkled with a... 
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