Jan 23, 2012

Counting Makes "CENTS" with Abraham Lincoln and George Washington

In honor of the upcoming President's Day holiday I created a Early American patriotic-themed coins-counting game.

Students will practice adding "Washington" Quarters and "Lincoln" Pennies as they make their way around the President's Day game board using coin cards and a die.

I also created "value cards" that match the coin cards so students could play a "concentration" type matching game as well. I also plan to use the value cards for a "SHOW ME the MONEY game - where students will use plastic coins to match the value I display.

I plan to print two sets of the cards. One set will pair coins with their value (back to back) to create an answer check/ flash card for more coin-counting activities.

My Counting Makes "CENTS" with Abraham Lincoln and George Washington is available now in my TPT store.

22 comments:

  1. Thank you! Just downloaded it!

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  2. THANKS!!! Just downloaded it. Our next math unit is money.

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  3. Thanks....this is soooo cute...:)

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  4. Thank you. This is adorable.

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  5. Love it!!! So cute:) Thanks for sharing!!!
    Sheri
    1st Grade Rocks!!

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  6. LOVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much! And...I love that most of it is in black and white. Color copies are slim pickin' in my building these days. How in the world was I not following your blog??

    Mrs. Wheeler
    www.mrswheelerfirst.blogspot.com

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  7. I Love, Love, Love your creations!!!!

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  8. Such cuteness! I noticed a spelling edit on the game directions it needs to say roll not role.


    Yearn to Learn Blog

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  9. It won't let me download the freebie. :-(

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  10. I love this coin counting game and have repeatedly tried to download it but Google message says I can't retrieve. Can you tell me what I'm doing wrong as I see others have not had this problem? Thanks so much for sharing your talents.

    mpenn1010@gmail.com

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  11. I cannot download it either? :(

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  12. Thank you for this wonderful resource. To those folks who couldn't download, try again. I tried repeatedly last night (24th) and I kept getting an error message. This morning it worked like a dream.

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