Online games for counting money and coins
This is an annotated and hand-picked list of online games, worksheets, and activities related to money and coins. I have tried to gather a variety of resources, and have personally hand-picked each website, to make sure it is truly useful for my site visitors!
Interactive Count Money Activity
This interactive tool allows children to practice counting money or the teacher to illustrate how to count money using a whiteboard. By pushing the 'Automatic' button, you're given an amount of money to count. Alternatively you can drag any coins and bills to the workmat area yourself. The 'Total' button then reveals the correct answer.
Determine how many of each denomination you need to make the exact change. Good and clear pictures! Playable in US, Canadian, Mexican, UK, or Australian money.
Math Mammoth US Money
A self-teaching worktext for 1st-3rd grade that covers counting coins, shopping, adding money amounts, and finding change. Available both as a download ($3.55) and also as a printed copy. A version of this book exists also in Canadian, British, Australian, European, and South African currencies.
When coins fall from the top of the screen, choose those that add up to the given amount, and the piggy bank fills.
Coins and Medals from U.S. Mint
History and pictures of the circulating coins, commemorative coins, Native American $1 Coin Program, and the Presidential $1 Coin Program. Learn also how coins are made and take a virtual tour around the mint.
A virtual town where you play games and make friends, while learning about earning, saving, spending and giving. You start out with $50,000 in MinyanMoney and a Condo worth $50,000. You can spend your money, invest your money, and earn more MinyanMoney by playing games or doing real-life chores your parents assign you.
Games for British Money
A list of dozens of interactive resources and games for British money, such as Piggy Bank, Money Maze, Let's Go Shopping, Sweet Shop, and many more.
Worksheets and printables
Money worksheets (US)
Free printable worksheets for counting coins and bills. You can choose which coins are included, how many coins/bills maximum are included, how many problems, etc. Also available for Australian, Canadian, British, and South African monies.
Counting Coins worksheets
Generate PDF worksheets for counting pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters. Lots of options, such as show heads or tails or both.
Checkbook math exercises and worksheets. Checkbook to print, writing dollars and cents worksheet, checking account deposit, checkbook transactions, word problems.