Have you ever looked carefully at the money you’ve got in your wallet? The euro was launched on 1 January 1999 and became the single currency for more than 300 million people. You can learn more about its origin, as well as how to better recognise money and what it represents!
Video “25 years of the EU single market” (video), available at: https://newsroom.consilium.europa.eu/events/25-years-of-the-eu-single-market/118029-25-anos-de-mercado-unico-20180215 (in English)
Educational Resources online
>“Euro game for school children” (PDF), “The history of the euro” (Link), “25 years of the EU Single Market” (video)
>3rd stage of basic education and secondary education (+11 years old)
>In Portuguese and English
>Sources: Council of Europe, Publications Office of the European Union, the European Union