Counting Dollars and Cents (USA)

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Interactive Math Activity - Counting Dollars and Cents

Get ready to practice counting dollars and cents in U.S. currency with your third grade students! Children will practice basic money skills with this fun, interactive math game from Throughout the online math lesson, students will work on the following math skills:

  • Count the bills and coins to determine how much money is shown.
  • Decide which set of bills and coins shows the correct amount of money.
  • Solve word problems involving money and counting dollars and cents.

Questions in this digital math game are presented in multiple-choice format and fill-in-the-blank format.

Children will have plenty of helpful tools available to them throughout their money skills math practice session. Here are a few features built into all the math practice activities on

  • A progress-tracker shows students how many questions they have answered so far out of the total number of questions in the math activity.
  • A score-tracker lets students view how many points they have earned for answering questions correctly.
  • The speaker icon indicates the read-aloud feature; students can click the button to hear the question read aloud to them in a clear voice.
  • The hint button is available for when students get stuck on a math problem; the hint consists of a written or pictorial clue that will point students in the right direction without giving away the answer.
  • An explanation page appears on the screen when students get an answer wrong; students can take a look at the easy-to-follow explanation accompanied by the correct solution to learn from prior mistakes and improve their math skills.

Each of these handy features was thoughtfully designed to help your students achieve success in their math practice.

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This online math lesson is classified as Level C. It may be ideal for a third-grade class.

Common Core Standard

2.MD.8, MA.1.M.2.3, MA.2.M.2.2, 3.4C
Measurement And Data

Work With Time And Money.
Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and c symbols appropriately. Example: If you have 2 dimes and 3 pennies, how many cents do you have?

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