Illuminations: Trading For Quarters

In this lesson, children listen to a poem about money, and then examine a quarter.

They find sets of coins equivalent to a quarter using pennies, nickels and dimes. They also estimate and count coin collections and count by fives and tens using actual and online calculators and pose and answer coin puzzles.


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Math Topics
Addition & Subtraction, Estimating & Rounding, Money
Music, Art, and Language Arts Topics
K-6, Educator
1st Grade, 2nd Grade

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