Money: Australian $
Money worksheets using Australian dollars.
Counting money and making amounts (AUD)
Counting coins and solving simple money problems.
A great way to work out the correct change is by counting on from the price to the amount given in payment, handing the coins over as you count on.
Once again nothing beats practical work using coins to buy small items in a shop.
Lots to do here, including adding using coins and notes, finding change and investigating. Our lovely turtle notes are carefully designed to help with adding $5, $10, $20 and $50.
Reasoning about money
Using coins is a great way to explore different ways of making amounts. The later pages on shopping require logical thinking and children should be able to explain verbally or on paper how they reached their answers.