Monday, October 4

Currency Money Cash

Happy Money Monday!! 

May your day be fabulous!

Did you know that the first paper money(currency) was made in China over a 1000 years ago? Some people believe that the first coin was invented by Lydians around 600 B.C. There are over 175 different currencies used around the world today.

Here are some facts about money(currency):

1. The most commonly used currency in the world is the U.S. Dollar.

2. Credit Cards are a form of currency and were first used about 1950.

3. The British pound is the oldest currency still in use today.

4. There are four main types of money commodity, fiat, fiduciary, and commercial.

5. Ancient Romans used salt as a form of money.

6. The word salary comes from the root sal which means salt in Latin.

Here is a list of some of today’s currencies from around the world:

1. Australian(AUD)

2. British Pound(GBP)

3. Canadian Dollar(CAD)

4. European Euro(EUR)

5. Japanese Yen(JPY)

6. New Zealand Dollar(NZD)

7. South African Rand(ZAR)

8. U.S. Dollar(USD)

Does anyone know what Numismatics means?



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I'm Mimi, the author of the JOEY SAVES THE DAY! book series. I love reading, writing, teaching, and learning. I homeschool my two youngest children. My 16-year-old daughter illustrated the books and will illustrate all the rest of them in the series. She started illustrating the series when she was 14 years old. She loves to draw. She is learning as she goes. Her dream is to one day be a famous illustrator and a fantasy book writer. Help me make my daughter’s dreams a reality and watch how her illustrations evolve over time! Children and adults everywhere will love these books. The story and illustrations within the pages of the books will put a big smile on your face and your child will be delighted as you read them the books. The illustrations are adorable and the stories are super cute. You don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to own this collection of adorable books! All five of the books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Target, Walmart, and Books A Million.



Delilah doesn't want to stay at daycare. So, Joey helps his friend Delilah feel happy by doing silly things to make her laugh at daycare. They have so much fun the day is over in a flash!


Joey helps his Memaw find something she is missing and its right there in plain sight. Some of us have done this before! Join Joey in this funny and cute quest to find his Memaw's eyeglasses.


Joey helps his sister find her missing teddy bear. They look everywhere. I bet you can't guess where Joey and Jinger find the missing teddy bear?


Joey 's father gets lost while they are visiting the seven continents at the zoo. Come on this adorable adventure with Joey and his family as they visit each of the seven continents at the zoo!

Santa's Rainbow Reindeer

Join Harry and Holly Jingles as they introduce us to Santa's Rainbow Reindeer. Learn about them one by one. The Rainbow Reindeer help your children get ready for bed so Santa can bring them gifts when they are all tucked in their bed and sound asleep. This book is interactive.

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