Money makes the world go 'round, but do your students know why money is important? In this lesson, students will learn the real world applications of money, as well as how to make a dollar with various coins.
Recognizing and knowing the value of coins is a key money math skill for the early elementary grades. These lesson plans focus on the recognition and knowing the value of coins so learners can quickly add and subtract when making change. The lesson plans also provide repetition in engaging ways, a key component in gaining math fluency.