Teaching your children to know and understand what money is at a young age is important. A perfect way to do this is with money coloring pages so they can easily begin to recognize coins and bills.
Money Coloring Pages
If you are teaching kids about money, using money coloring pages is a fun and easy way to reinforce what they learn. Kids enjoy using printable coloring pages alongside whatever topic they are learning. When kids are coloring they may not even realize that they are learning or doing school.
Using a free money coloring page and other printable coloring pages is a great way to help with coin and dollar bill recognition at a young age.
Coin Coloring Pages
Coins can be tricky to remember. A penny is a different color than nickels, dimes, and quarters so it’s the easiest coin for children to remember. The other coins can look the same to a small child and may be hard to differentiate. These coin coloring pages with help your children with coin and money recognition.
Learn about the history of the penny, and how to read the front and back of it, and what the symbols mean.
Practice writing the word penny in print or cursive with a penny handwriting coloring page.
Read about what is on the front and back of a nickel and the history of it with this nickel coloring page.
This nickel coloring page will also show your children how to write the word nickel. You can even customize the font.
This dime coloring page will show your children what the front and back of a dime looks like so they can recognize it.
While coloring the front and back of a dime your children will also learn about its history and the words that are engraved on it.
Color the front and back of a quarter all while learning the history and what the words on the quarter mean.
This Q is for quarter coloring page will help your little ones with letter and coin recognition.
Mixed Coins Coloring
The U.S. Mint has coin coloring pages with the most updated coins to color. There are even older coins. You can even send an email to receive a free coloring book in a pdf format with all the coins to color.
Learn about the different coins, what they look like and how much they are worth with this coloring page of all the different coins.
Money in Cents Coloring
Match the money in cents to the names of the coins with this coloring page matching activity.
Learn to recognize the coins in cents with this coin money coloring worksheet.
Color By Coin Printables
Want your kids to practice math by using a color by coin worksheet? Find several to choose from.
Paper Money Coloring Pages
Do your children know that there used to be $1,000 bills? They are no longer made, but you can still find some in circulation and they are collector items. Let your children see what a thousand dollar bill looks like with this $1,000 bill coloring page.
Help your children recognize the most common paper money, the dollar bill. This cute dollar bill coloring page has a cartoony feel to it, but shows the front and back of the dollar bill.
Coloring Printables for Money Math
Count the money going into the piggy bank with this fun color and counting page.
Find and color the pennies, then skip count by 1s to find out how much money you have.
Printable Play Money to Color
Print out these adorable play money coins for your kids to color and play with.
You can print various sheets of play money to color, including dollar bills and coins.
If you are looking for printable play money already colored – you can use these money worksheets to cut out fake bills.
Counting Change Coloring Sheets
Kids can practice counting coins with this free counting change coloring sheet.
Choose from several printable counting change worksheets you can print and color.
Money Bag Coloring Pages
Color the bag of coins and your kids can pretend they have a lot of money that are taking to buy something special with.
This money bag looks like it is so full of dollar bills that they can’t even fit in the bag. Talk to your kids about what they would do if they had a lot of money while they are coloring.
Stack of Bills Coloring Sheets
When your children color the stacks of $20 bills discuss what it would be like to have that much money. Have them guess how much money could be in the stack.
Practice writing the word money with this customizable handwriting sheet coloring page with stacks of money.
If you would like even more pages to print for practice, we’ve got a list of money worksheets for kids that you may find helpful.
Playing games is a fun way to learn. Check out all these great money games for kids for some hands-on learning.
Giving your kids coloring pages about money is a wonderful help to visual learners. They can color the money, say what it is out loud and recognize coins and bills much faster as they are learning. Coloring pages are a great educational tool. Before you know it, you can give them a stack of real coins and bills and they should be able to recognize them right away.
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