Monster Money is a token economy developed for a Resource Room, inspired by a general education classroom and is utilized in a self-contained classroom for students with emotional disturbances. Token economies are used in all sorts of classrooms from general ed to lock-down units.
A token economy is designed to reward students who choose to follow the rules and demonstrate safe, appropriate behavior. Monster Money can be used classroom wide or as a Tier 2 RTI intervention. Using a token economy can encourage desirable behaviors and reduce and/or eliminate undesirable behaviors.
Monster Money can also help students develop money skills.
Included: Template for 1s, 5s, 10s and 20s, suggestions for implementation and ways to earn Monster Money.
Just print out, copy onto different colored cardstock and laminate for durability, if desired.