Sing a Song
The Money Song (Tune: The Itsy Bitsy Spider)
1 cent is a penny,
10 cents is a dime,
5 cents is a nickel,
Now you know that I'm...
Learning about the money,
And which coin is which.
Don't forget the quarter -
It's worth 25 cents!
Coins! by ABCMouse.com (Learn the names of the coins)
Help your child sort coins into groups by size. Talk about size and which coin is bigger.
Read a Book
Here are two book recommendations for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries
- Lemonade in Winter: a book about two kids counting money by Emily Jenkins; illustrated by G. Brian Karas
- Max's Bunny Business by Rosemary Wells
See the October Activity Calendar for many more fun, educational activities you and your child can do anytime!