This packet is perfect for differentiated instruction when it comes to teaching money. It also provides an example of real world math. This packet includes the following:
-copy of money (to print if you do not have money manipulatives)
-3 different leveled activities ranging from: showing money for a given item (with assessment sheet), adding 2 items together (with assessment sheet), a shopping game which involves adding money and making change
-a calculator activity (with assessment sheet)
-a food group sorting activity (with assessment sheet)
I have been in the world of education for 12 years now...how time flies! I subbed for 2 years, and since then, have taught grades 1-3, including 3 1st/2nd grade split classes. I love the primary grades!