Using cupcake liners for math can be an easy way to prepare a new activity! This counting money game looks like fun, plus there are other suggestions for using the same format!
Classroom Grocery Math - Cool idea for teaching money and simulating real life experiences with math.
Four Activities for Coin Counting Practice - All you need is paper, pencil, and coins
Numeracy - Money - Pancake toppings - Numeracy activity involving money linked to pancake day.
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This is a teacher's tool, I think it is a great activity for co-parents to do with their children to help them understand how to use money responsibly.
Here are a few of my favorite You Tube videos and songs for teaching coins. These are a great way to ease transitions and get kids up and moving while learning.
Money Worksheets for 2nd Grade - Who Earned More?
Money problem solving - making 6p. Finding different ways
Padlock money log
My Early Years classroom and provision (FS2 - 4 and 5 yr olds)
This game is VERY simple but powerful for the kids because it helps them to make those connections that 5 pennies = 1 nickel, 2 nickels = 1 dime, etc...