Kids will have fun practicing counting coins and learning American money with these counting coins games! This is such a fun, no-prep money activity for 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids.
Money Game for Kids
In second grade this year, we are working hard to learn how to count money.
Last year we focused on counting one type of coin at a time making use of skip counting to add up the coin values. This year we are working on mixed coin values the utilize skip counting and addition with carrying to find the total value. This fits in perfectly with the second grade skill level of learning to add with carrying and adding higher numbers.
These free money counting clip cards are perfect for practicing this valuable skills in kindergarten, first graders, second grade, and third grade.
This fun counting coin game is perfect for helping teach coin values for kids! Whether you are a classroom teacher and are looking for a math center activity, a parent trying to help their child get extra practice counting coins, or a homeschooler looking to reinforce what you’ve been learning in your math lessons – this money activity for kids is sure to be just what you are looking for!
Counting Money Games
Have your student count out the values of the coins on each clip card and place a clothes pin on the correct value at the bottom of the card. Your students will get practice adding and subtracting the values of:
It may help to write out the values of each coin in the form of an addition problem for students who are not ready to do the skip counting in their head. Remember to have the child count the largest coins first and work through to the smallest coins. (Quarters, dimes, nickels, then pennies.)
To extend the activity you can have the students count out the values using real coins or find an alternative group of coins that would equal the same amount. This is such a great addition to your kindergarten math, grade 1 math, and grade 2 math!
Counting Coins Worksheets
Looking for more free printable money worksheets for kids? You will love these free printable math worksheets!
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