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Students create and share valuable pictures with coin rubbings.
Students create their own money equations to solve themselves or share with their classmates.
Students can work in small groups or individually. Each student or group will need 1 quarter, 1 nickel, 1 dime, and 1 penny.
To make a rubbing of a coin, have students place the coin under a piece of white paper. Thinner paper like computer paper works best. Take a sharpened Crayola® Colored Pencil and gently rub the colored tip over the coin until the coin design appears.
Tip: Younger students may want to use the same color for each coin. Older students can mix up the coin colors.
Students make as many coin rubbings as they need to create a unique picture. Cut out the coin rubbings with a scissors.
Students arrange their coins on a piece of construction paper and glue in place with a Crayola Glue Stick.
Finish the picture by adding details with a colored pencil.
Students count and write the quantity of each coin, write an equation and solve it.
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