Activity: Differentiate between different types of coins and show how to add them up.
Tip: Spread the money out in a single layer on the desk and take a photo of it. Circle all the pennies in red, nickels in blue, dimes in green and quarters in orange. Tell how many cents you have.
Supports Common Core: CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.2.MD.C.8: Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and ¢ symbols appropriately. Example: If you have 2 dimes and 3 pennies, how many cents do you have?