Coin sort and graph

We have continued practicing coin recognition by sorting the 4 main coins {penny, nickel, dime & quarter}.  I made simple sorting mats and a simple graph.  Students get hands-on practice by sorting the coins, counting how many of each they have and then showing their results on the graph.  You can download the graph here.

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Penny & Nickel Sort

Playing with money is super fun!  Give each kiddo a handful of pennies and nickels and ask them to sort using the sorting sheet provided.  They’ll think it’s a game, you know it’s coin recognition and sorting rolled into one, plus counting to get their final results and you could even compare {which has more?  which has less?}!  Continue reading