Even if money doesn’t make the world go round, it is an important thing for kids to learn. It is an essential life skill. It can be super confusing, though. I am pretty sure every child would pick three 1$ bills over a $5 bill solely on the fact that the quantity of bills is higher with the 3 $1. That is until they learn and understand quality vs. quantity of the money. A money unit study is the perfect way to explore the value of money at any skill level!

Learn about money with this hands-on money unit study! No matter what skill level, you will find fun activities for learning about money! Science, math, literacy, art and more!!

If you are planning a money unit, or using money as a way to practice math, these are some fun ideas. Included are literacy, math, art & crafts, sensory and science. Kids are bound to be interested in money while doing these activities.

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Practice adding money with this free printable garden math activity. Choose two seed packets and add them together. Perfect for a spring math lesson.
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This free money fractions and probability activity is a fun way to introduce these math topics to 2nd graders!
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Using cupcake liners for math can be an easy way to prepare a new activity! This counting money game looks like fun, plus there are other suggestions for using the same format!

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