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Recognising Australian Coins – Worksheet

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 1 page | Years: 1 - 2

Explore Australian coins with this simple worksheet.

Use this Maths worksheet to enable your students to practise identifying Australian coins and their values.

Students locate and colour the coins according to the instructions provided.

Scaffolding and Extension Tips 

In addition to individual student work time, use this worksheet as a:

  • maths groups activity
  • homework task
  • whole-class review (via smartboard)
  • summative assessment.

Got fast finishers? You could challenge more capable students by asking them to:

  • find the total amount of each type of coin
  • circle a group of coins, then find their total
  • find the total amount of all coins on the worksheet.

Do you have some students who need extra support? Why not:

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