# Measurement and Money Math Activities for Second Grade

Want to build your kid's math skills without him even knowing it? Try out these activities in the comfort of your own home to help your child with two big subjects within second grade math, measurement and money.

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Make counting coins make "cents" to your second grader while giving her the chance to practice her math skills by playing this fun game with her.

### Build an Architectural School Model

Get back into school with this exciting architecture exploration! In this craft activity your child will research, draw, and build his own school.

### Graph Money

Give your smart second grader a rich challenge with this activity that combines graphing practice with money!

### Let's Estimate

Help your child get comfortable with the concept of estimation, which will come in handy during everything from standardized tests to future shopping trips!

### Build Animal Piggy Banks!

Learn about coins and their value by making an animal piggy bank. Here's how to make a lion, pig, or sheep bank!

### Play the Measuring Game

Practice measurement using centimeters in this fun math race designed for your second grade student!

### Counting Money Activity

Simple and straightforward, this money math game helps kids practice counting, adding change, and working with decimals.

### Patchwork Placemats

Here's a place mat your second grader can create, based on the classic frontier tradition of patchwork quilting.

### Size Up Your Stuffed Animal: A Measurement Activity

In this activity, have your second grader practice measuring by finding the height, weight, and length of their most treasured toy!

### Tic-Tac-Toe Coin Counting

Play a game of "restaurant" to reinforce real-world applications of counting and using money.