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Money Math Game Counting Money in Least Amount of Coins Game

Money Math Game Counting Money in Least Amount of Coins Game

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Games, Google Apps, Activities


Math, Measurement, Other Math

Are you looking for a way to help your students count money or determine the least amount of coins needed when given an amount? Then this game is for you and your class! It’s an engaging and differentiated game that can be printed or completed digitally!

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This resource includes:

  • Three different gameboards so that you can differentiate for your students. Each set varies a little in difficulty.
    • Set A requires students to count out the least amount of coins for amounts up to $0.50.
    • Set B requires students to count out money with the least amount of coin for amounts up to $1.00
    • Set C requires students to count out money with the least amount of coins for any amount (but it doesn’t go past $5.00).
  • Answer cards so that the game can be self-checking
  • Work mats so that students have a place to sort out the change and dollar bills.
  • Color and black and white printing options.
  • Printable and digital versions of all three gameboards.

This resource is a great way to review, practice, or informally assess students with their money skills! It’s perfect for early finishers, morning work, math centers, homework, independent work, and so much more!

Other Related Resources You May Want to Check Out:

Adding and Subtracting Money Word Problems BOOM Cards

Multiplication Practice Partner Games

Printing Notes:

While I recommend printing in color and laminating materials for future use, it is not necessary. These materials print just fine in grayscale (and a B/W is included). I would suggest printing “as image” to avoid any potential issues.

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3 reviews
    09 Jul 2023
    My students had so much fun using this resource! They were engaged and retained key information.
    Mrs Hildwine's Room
    09 Jul 2023
    Great using with Life Skills students.
    Samantha Burch
    09 Jul 2023
    Thank you!