Give your kindergarten students the opportunity to practice basic money skills, including coin identification and values for U.S. coins, in this interactive math practice activity. Students will learn to recognize a penny, dime, nickel, and quarter, including their associated values. By the time your students complete this coin identification lesson, they will be confident in U.S. coin recognition!
Questions in this interactive math lesson are presented in a variety of formats, including drag-and-drop, multiple choice, and fill-in-the-blank. Here are some sample questions students may be asked: "Drag and drop the value of the coin shown." "Drag to sort the coins." "Identify the coin shown." "Choose the coin that is worth 1 cent."
If students need a little extra help answering one of their math questions in this kindergarten math game, they can click on the "Hint" button in the lower-left corner of their practice screen. They will be given a helpful pictorial clue showing the four U.S. coins with their names labeled. When students answer a question incorrectly, a detailed explanation page will show them where they went wrong and how to answer the question correctly, so they can learn from their mistakes.
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This online math lesson is categorized as Level K. It may be appropriate for kindergarten students.
Measurement and Data
Students will demonstrate an ability to work with time and money. They will solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and c symbols appropriately.
Counting Pennies and Nickels (USA) (Level K)
In this math lesson, students will practice counting pennies and nickels. Students will answer questions like, "How much money is there?" and "Who has 14 cents?" Math questions are presented in fill-in-the-blank and multiple choice format.
Counting Pennies, Nickels, and Dimes (Level K)
Students will practice counting pennies, nickels, and dimes in this interactive math practice activity. Students will answer questions like, "Who has 8 cents?" and "How much money is there?" Math questions are presented in multiple choice and fill-in-the-blank format.