The Story of
the Coin Press


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Online Activities

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Reading Comprehension

"Common Cents" Quiz

After reading the section of this website entitled "Common Cents" test yourself with this online quiz.

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"Bartering for Bargains" Quiz

After reading the section of this website entitled "Bartering and Early Forms of Money" test yourself with this online quiz.

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Coin Recognition/Counting Coins

Pick A Coin
You will meet some new friends who need help making money decisions. Study the amount of coins each friend has already and choose the coin needed to make a larger amount of money.

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The Price Is Right
Match the coins to the correct
price tags.

Match 'Em Up!
Match the coins to the coins that equal the same amount of money.

Froggy Hops
Add 1s or 10s to a number with the help of a friendly frog.
(Math)

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Source: Toftwood First School - Norfolk, UK

100 Square
Interactive practice adding 10 to a number using an online 100 square.
(Math)

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Source: Toftwood First School - Norfolk, UK

Octopus Game
Adding 10 to a number below 60.
(Math)

(Requires Flash Player)

Source: Toftwood First School - Norfolk, UK

Fairground Target Game
Interactive practice counting by 10s using a duck shoot!
(Math)

(Requires Flash Player)

Source: Toftwood First School - Norfolk, UK