Engaging fall math activity! Based on Bill Martin Jr.'s book, THE MAGIC PUMPKIN, children will problem-solve to "buy" different Halloween items. Great practice with coin combinations! Detailed lesson plans, printables, and ideas for differentiation are included.
Common Core State Standards Addressed:
Work with time and money.
CCSS.Math.Content.2.MD.C.8 Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and ¢ symbols appropriately. Example: If you have 2 dimes and 3 pennies, how many cents do you have?