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Maths Unit: Money Mania

Maths Unit: Money Mania
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Description

This unit plan has been created to support the teaching and learning of code AC9M4N01. The unit dives into the concept of counting large quantities of mixed notes and coins, writing the total using dollars and cents, and recognising the cents as parts of the next dollar. Students also explore comparing the way money and measures are read and said, and how they are the same and different. It includes several resources including posters, a presentation, accompanying worksheets, end of unit quiz and assessment task. 

Suitable for
  • Fast Finishers
  • Relief Teachers
  • Parents
Lesson Structure
  • Individual Activity
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9M4N08 9

Use mathematical modelling to solve practical problems involving additive and multiplicative situations including financial contexts; formulate the problems using number sentences and choose efficient calculation strategies, using digital tools where appropriate; interpret and communicate solutions in terms of the situation

AC9M4N01 9

Recognise and extend the application of place value to tenths and hundredths and use the conventions of decimal notation to name and represent decimals

ACMNA080 8.4

Solve problems involving purchases and the calculation of change to the nearest five cents with and without digital technologies

VCMNA156

Develop efficient mental and written strategies and use appropriate digital technologies for multiplication and for division where there is no remainder

VCMNA160

Solve problems involving purchases and the calculation of change to the nearest five cents with and without digital technologies

VCMNA162

Solve word problems by using number sentences involving multiplication or division where there is no remainder

MA2-1WM old

Uses appropriate terminology to describe, and symbols to represent, mathematical ideas

MA2-2WM old

Selects and uses appropriate mental or written strategies, or technology, to solve problems

MA2-3WM old

Checks the accuracy of a statement and explains the reasoning used

MA2-5NA old

Uses mental and written strategies for addition and subtraction involving two-, three-, four- and five-digit numbers

MA2-6NA old

Uses mental and informal written strategies for multiplication and division

MA2-8NA old

Generalises properties of odd and even numbers, generates number patterns, and completes simple number sentences by calculating missing values

MA2-RN-01 new

Applies an understanding of place value and the role of zero to represent numbers to at least tens of thousands

MA2-RN-02 new

Represents and compares decimals up to 2 decimal places using place value

MA2-AR-01 new

Selects and uses mental and written strategies for addition and subtraction involving 2- and 3-digit numbers

MA2-AR-02 new

Completes number sentences involving addition and subtraction by finding missing values

MA2-MR-01 new

Represents and uses the structure of multiplicative relations to 10 × 10 to solve problems

MA2-MR-02 new

Completes number sentences involving multiplication and division by finding missing values

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