Snickel-Doodles Counting Nickels Activity

Snickel-Doodles Counting Nickels Activity

How to teach Money

Using Snickel-Doodles Counting Nickels Activity, students practice counting nickels and cents amounts using the Snicker-doodle cookies.

Knowing  how to count nickels is an important skill for students to learn. This activity gives students an opportunity to practice counting nickels while playing a fun game.

Place the cookies face down on a table or baking sheet. Then, flip one over and count how many nickels are on the cookie. Use the recording sheet to write how many cents are on the cookie.

 

Other resources to use with this Snickel-Doodles Counting Nickels Activity

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about money.

Use this Show Me the Money Recognition Activity as an additional resource for your students.

 Introduce the activity by listening to the Have Fun Teaching Skip Counting by Five song.  Next, students practice counting by fives out loud.  Then, students play independently or with a partner. As students play, circulate around the classroom and listen to student discussions. Finally, students continue their practice with the provided worksheets. After the activity, share students' discussions that you heard to promote counting skills.

  Be sure to check out more Money and  Skip Counting Activities.

 

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