# Quarter, Quarter Big and Bold

Activities for the Quarter: 1. Spin-A-Coin - Partner game. Copy on card stock and laminate. Use dryerase markers. Use brad and paperclip or pencil and paperclip for the spinner. Student spins spinner, says penny, nickel, dime or quarter, marks a box for the correct one. Students get 10 turns each. Students can math talk about their results. 2. Flip-A-Quarter - Copy on card stock, cut in half and laminate. Individual play. Students are given a quarter. Flip quarter and record using a dry erase marker. After each ﬂip and record, student will cross out a pig to keep up with how many ﬂips they have had. 3. Penny, Nickel, Dime, Quarter - Students color pennies brown, nickels gray, dimes yellow and quarters green. Count how many pennies/nickels/dimes/ quarters and record. 4. The Quarter Poem - Students can trace and color the quarter poem for their poetry journals. 5. Quarter Poem poster - Print and laminate, use in classroom. 6. Count Your Quarters - Copy on card stock and laminate. Students can play with partner or individually. Give a cup with 4 quarters. Shake the quarters in the cup and dump them on the ﬂoor or math mat. Use a dry erase marker to mark how many were heads and how many were tails. Mark off one pig for each turn. When 5 turns are up, count and record how many were heads and how many were tails. Then record which had less and which had more. Graphics by DJ Inkers Font by Lettering Delights & Kevin&Amanda Frame by Lettering Delights

Spin-A-Coin
I can spin the spinner.
I can say if it is a penny, nickel, dime or quarter.

I can mark my answer on my graph. I can cross out a pig for each turn. I can give my partner have a turn.

Flip-A-Quarter
I can ﬂip my quarter.
I can say if my quarter is on heads or tails.

Flip-A-Quarter
I can ﬂip my quarter.
I can say if my quarter is on heads or tails.

I can graph my quarter. I can cross out a pig for each turn I have.

I can graph my quarter. I can cross out a pig for each turn I have.

Name:________________________ Penny, Nickel, Dime, Quarter

brown

gray yellow green

How many pennies? _______________!! How many nickels? ________________!!

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How many dimes?_________ How many quarters?_______

The_Quarter_Poem
Quarter,_quarter big_and_bold. You’re_worth twenty-five,_I’m_told.

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The Quarter Poem
Quarter, quarter, big and bold.

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I can shake my quarters. I can cross out the quarters. I can say and record how many quarters were heads and how many were tails.

Tails

How many

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How many

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