Awesome Money Activities

Activity for ages 6 to 8.

Learning how to recognize and add together coins can be confusing for kids but these 10 playful money activities are a motivating way to tackle coins once and for all. Grab your set in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers!


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The playful set of money activities is perfect for second grade! Introduce the names and characteristics of coins with a hands-on chart. Write the value of each coin and then use the end of a crayon to make a rubbing of its front and back.


Focus on one coin at a time with a batch of coin activity sheets.


Then put everything together with an interactive flap book.


Count and add groups of coins.

playdough-to-plato-1When kids are ready to start adding groups of coins together, pull out a set of engaging clip cards.



Go shopping in a toy store!


Play a few rounds of Coin War.


Spin and race to $1.00.


And, for a challenge, see how many different ways you can make $1.00.


There are so many fun ways to learn about coins in this pack!

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Download your Money Activity Pack in our shop or on Teachers Pay Teachers!


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