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Money Tree – A Fun Money Game for Kids

This is a customizable game that allows students to "pick" coins off of the Money Tree and count the values.

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Online Activities for this Game


Interactive Skill-builders

Picture-based Math

* Working with pennies Money Tree (pennies and nickels)
* Working with pennies and nickels Money Tree (all coins)
* Working with pennies, nickels, and dimes (up to $0.20)  
* Working with nickels (up to $0.50)  
* Working with dimes  
* Working with quarters  
* Working with all coins (up to $1.00)  
Adding and Subtracting Money Amounts (4.MD.2)  

Printable, Fun Worksheets for This Game

* Money Tree Assessment
* Pennies and Nickels
* Nickels
* Dimes
* Dimes, Nickels, and Pennies
* Quarters
* Quarters and other Coins
* Coin Value Search (like a word search with coins)

Age Appropriateness

Money Tree is appropriate for kids ages 7 – 12. Various skill levels and options make the perfect for kids as young as 6 or 7 and as old as 10 or 11.

Scoring Breakdown and Grade Level Equivalency (Assuming all coins are in play)

Question correct Grade Level Equivalency (+ , and -)
4 4.0
5 4.3
6 4.6 (mastery)

Scoring Breakdown and Grade Level Equivalency (quarters, dimes, nickels, pennies)

Question correct Grade Level Equivalency (+ , and -)
4 3.8
5 4.1
6 4.4 (mastery)

Scoring Breakdown and Grade Level Equivalency (any other combination without quarters or dollar coins)

Question correct Grade Level Equivalency (+ , and -)
4 2.6
5 2.9
6 3.2 (mastery)


Skills Reinforced:

  • Recognizing coins and coin values
  • Counting individual coin types
  • Counting, Counting by 5’s 10’s and 25’s
  • Making calculations based on coins
  • Comparing the values of amounts of coins
  • Adding decimals



Money Tree is Available on Total Access Math for MrNussbaum XTEND

Total Access Math Program for MrNussbaum XTEND – $25.00 Per Year Per Classroom/$10.00 Per Year Per Homeschooling Family

  • Program appropriate for grades 1-6
  • 40 of the best Math Games and associated online practice modules and printable worksheets
  • Hits hundreds of standards
  • Comes with instructional videos and lesson plans (in some cases). No having to “figure stuff out.”
  • Includes advanced recording metrics to gauge student progress, mastery, place in class, and grade level equivalencies
  • Awesome to use as rewards in the classroom. Deploy games/activities to your entire class or to individual students
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$25.00/year Classroom (100 total students)
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Students can earn a certificate similar to the example below for answering all questions correctly.