Are your students ready to tackle and explore coins and financial literacy? Everything you need to teach an engaging guided math unit is included here! Students will get a better understanding of money values, counting coins (not mixed), spending vs. saving, and needs vs. wants.
Each lesson includes a full lesson plan with:
*Warm Up - engaging whole body counting and number sense activities
*Whole Group Activity - students will explore each concept with a hands-on activity.
*Game or Activity - most of the activities in this unit will be partner or small group sorting activities, but not all.
*Independent Follow Up - students will apply what they learned whole group to an independent paper activity.
*Home Extension - students can practice even more at home with a short practice page.
There are 9 lessons in all:
1: Identifying and Counting Pennies
2: Penny Front and Back
3: Save vs. Spend
4: Identifying and Counting Nickels
5: Nickels and Pennies
6: Identifying and Counting Dimes
7: Identifying and Counting Quarters
8: Counting Coins (not mixed) - this lesson will last 2-3 days
9: Needs vs. Wants
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