# MSS1/E1.1

MSS1/E1.1 Recognise and select coins and notes
(a) know the names and value of coins and notes.

## Counting and using money

Teaching learners at Entry Level I have found that many of them have difficulties using coins to pay for their snacks or checking their change.

This resource includes a collection of worksheets that start with several number sequences counting in twos, then move on to count the total value of different number of 2p coins and finish asking the learner to count the number of 2p coins that they need to make up different amounts. The sequence of worksheets is repeated counting in 5s and using 5p coins, then counting in 10s and using 10p coins.

Level
Entry Level 2
Entry Level 1
Maths
AN N1/E3.1 place value <1000, odd / even, count in 10s /100s
AN N1/E2.1 Count reliably to 100, count on in 2s and 10s
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Functional Maths - measures, shape & space
ESOL
General ESOL
Context
Independent living

## I have ... Who has? Money game

‘I have…Who has?’ is a fast-paced coin counting game that has been adapted from a game on Super Teacher Worksheets

For the game to work correctly all of the worksheets need to be distributed to your students so some students may get more than one card. This could be used as a way to differentiate with the higher level students being given more cards to work with.

Level
Entry Level 3
Entry Level 2
Entry Level 1
Maths
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Functional Maths - measures, shape & space
General numeracy / maths

## E1-E2 Money activities

Hands-on / kinaesthetic activity where learners select coins, work out prices and change, and line up in order of “wealth” (according to their laminated purse cards).
With teaching and differentiation ideas. Fully mapped to E1-E2 numeracy and Functional Maths.
Note: best used with real money but if you want printable money please use Magic Money for coins and Working in a Charity Shop for notes (see links below).

Level
Entry Level 2
Entry Level 1
Maths
MSS1/E2.2
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Functional Maths - measures, shape & space
Context
Retail Hospitality Customer service

## The problem with money...

A selection of graduated money problems (recognising coins, counting coins, cost of multiple items, change from a £1) where the correct coins must be selected from each picture box.

Level
Entry Level 1
Entry Level 2
Maths
MSS1/E1.1
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E2.2

## Mosses Centre Cafe

Mosses Centre Cafe provides practice working with money at E1/E2 – all based on a beautifully clear cafe menu.

Level
Entry Level 1
Entry Level 2
Maths
MSS1/E1.1
MSS1/E2.2

## Number Bonds - card match and ladder game.

Match addition and subtraction problems to the correct answers and practise mathematical vocabulary. Then play the Money Ladder game to practise coin recognition, and adding and subtracting to 10/20. 2 versions available (for E2 & E3). Complete with spinners and ladder sheets.

Level
Entry Level 1
Entry Level 2
Entry Level 3
Maths
AN N1/E1.4
AN N1/E1.5
N1/E2.4
N1/E3.3
MSS1/E1.1

## Magic Money

A series of 7 great work sheets with cardboard, plastic or real money to improve coin recognition skills and making coins up to various amounts. For Milestone 7 to Entry 2.

Level
M7
M8
Entry Level 1
Entry Level 2
Maths
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Pre-entry
pre-Entry MSS1/M7.8 Recognise and select coins up to 20p, and notes up to £10.00
pre-Entry MSS1/M8.6 Recognise & select coins up to £2.00, and notes up to £10.00