Currency Recognition

Teaching the value of coins to children

Around theĀ age of 6, the children start learning addition and start observing their parents making financial decisions, especially about toys, groceries, and treats. Age 6 is a good time to introduce a real-time example of how a simple math skill (addition) can be used in real world. This simple and fun activity will help the children in becoming more confident in math and handling money.

Age 6+

How to teach kids the value of coins

Around age 4, kids start learning that money can be used to exchange goods. They watch parents give money to buy products. This activity introduces them to concept of “names” and “values” of coins.