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Year 1 Recognising Coins

This Year 1 Recognising Coins lesson covers the prior learning of using every day language to talk about money, before moving onto the main skill of recognising the value of different coins.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objectives

Mathematics Year 1: (1M3) Recognise and know the value of different denominations of coins and notes

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of using every day language to talk about money, before moving onto the main skill of recognising coins. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

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Video Tutorial

In this Recognise Coins Video Tutorial, Katie shows pupils how to identify the value of different coins. She uses key vocabulary including pounds and pence.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of using every day language to talk about money, before moving onto the main skill of recognising the value of different coins.

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Flash Cards Activity

This Reception Coin Recognition Game will allow children to use their knowledge of money to identify coins.

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Interactive Activity

This Reception Using Coins Game will help children identify different coins.

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Worksheet

Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency questions and a reasoning or problem solving task for pupils to practise the main skill of recognising coins.

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Practical Activities

Practical Activities

These practical activities include tasks covering a range of provision areas for pupils to practise the main skill of recognising coins.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 1 Recognise Coins Game aims to support pupils' knowledge of money.

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Extension

Extension

This recognising coins extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the recognising coins lesson.

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Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 1 Recognising Coins Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of recognising coins within a problem solving context.