Money Math: Addition and Subtraction
This resource helps to impart a skill that is harder to teach these days. Who better than prolific author David Adler and cartoon George Washington to teach and help practice adding and subtracting with money? Head to the Betsy Ross gift shop to buy items with bills and coins. Readers will learn who is on what bill and coin, how to add and subtract, decimals and symbols, and more. Needed answers in back. 31 pgs, pb. ~ Ruth
This primer on money will change how you see addition and subtraction.
What can a handful of coins get you? Well, it depends on how many you’ve got. . . . and what they are.
In this fun introduction to American currency, a variety of past presidents introduce themselves and their denominations. You’ll learn who’s on each coin and bill, and what they’re worth– and how many of one it takes to add up to another. Dollars, cents, and decimals are explained in accessible, kid-friendly language, with tons of examples and try-it-yourself problems and activities.
The mathematical concepts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division become hands-on in this innovative math book from trusted duo David A. Adler and Edward Miller, whose award-winning collaborations have been helping students tackle complicated problems for years.
After reading Money Math, kids will be confident with their pocket change!