Money Pieces

Estimated Time: 1 Hour  |  Created By: Ashley Johnson

Money Pieces can be used to help students visualize money values, as well as encourage students to make connections between money values and the relationships between coins. Money Pieces displays money as regular currency, as well as correlating the value of money to the area model-- with a penny representing one square unit.

Objective: Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to manipulate the tools within the Money Pieces' app to demonstrate money values, and relate coins to fractions and decimals.

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Readiness: For resources that focus on learning to use technology and that help build the foundational technology skills needed to support the ISTE Standards.

This course provides foundational understanding of technology skills and contributes to a teacher’s readiness in the following areas:
Digital Fluency

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This course increases the level of technological knowledge needed to apply technology to a lesson or teacher work flow.

For the perfect lesson combine this technology with a lesson that currently exhibits excellent content knowledge and pedagogical practice.

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The technology used in this course when implemented in a classroom lesson will redesign how tasks are completed. This technology modifies the current practices and leverages technology to create new methods of collaborating, creating and contributing.

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This course contains elements of curriculum around the patterns and relationships of numbers, quantities and space. The concepts of mathematics are utilized in science, engineering and technology.