Money Hop

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1. Money Word Recognition

Have students begin on START HERE. A student will jump on the word penny and say “penny.” Then, jump on the word nickel and say “nickel.” Have them continue to...READ MORE

2. Money Walk

Have students begin on START HERE. A student will step on the penny and say “penny.” Then, step on the nickel and say “nickel.” Have them continue to the end...READ MORE

3. Money Hop

Have students begin on START HERE. A student will hop on the 1¢, say, “one cent,” then hop on the word penny and say, “is equal to one penny*.” Next,...READ MORE

4. Match the Coins

Place a 10 dollar bill, a five-dollar bill, a one-dollar bill, a half-dollar, a quarter, a dime, a nickel, and a penny in a box or on the floor. (You...READ MORE

5. Money Multiplication

This activity helps students practice multiplication. Have students begin on START HERE and follow this pattern: Hop on the word ‘penny’ and say, “a penny is 1 cent. 1 x100=100.”...READ MORE

6. Bean Bag Toss

Have one student throw a bean bag on one of the words or pictures, penny, nickel, etc. For example, if the bean bag lands on the dime, all of the...READ MORE

Glue pictures of coins and bills on 3 x 5 (or smaller) cards*. Place the cards into a large hat or box. Have students choose a card from the hat....READ MORE

8. Wall Banner

Hang the Money Hop on the wall as a constant visual reminder and reference of the value of coins and bills.