Maths: Money

Learning Intention: To identify, and understand the value of, Australian coins and notes.

Option 1: Coin scavenger hunt

  • Can you find any Australian coins in your home? What are their values?
  • Do you have one of each value?
  • How are they similar? How are they different?
  • Can you arrange them in order from worth least to worth most?

Option 2: Notes scavenger hunt

  • Can you find any Australian notes in your home? What are their values?

Option 3: Coin etching

Using paper and colour pencils or crayons, can you etch the coins that you have found?

Option 4: Online games

Play this online game: Pay the Price.

If you think you’re up for the challenge, try this Toy Shop Money Game.