Teaching kids about money? Here's a great money counting game that they'll have lots of fun with and learn that all important skill of counting the cash.
Skill: Know combinations of coins that equal the same value
Number of players: 2 - 3
Object of the game: Be the first player to run out of dominoes
Supplies: Print Domino game cards
Preparation: Photocopy, laminate and cut apart the dominoes
1st and 2nd graders should recognize and know the value of coins, but having said that, some kindergartners recognize and know the value of certain coins. Since young children enjoy the idea of games and money, money counting games is a wonderful way and engaging way to teach basic addition skills.
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