Adventures in Math is a free educational program to help teach math skills and ﬁnancial responsibility. Find interactive games, flashcards, lessons by grade level, family resources, and at-home activities for students in grades K-8.

Need a quick warm-up to begin the day or kickstart your math lesson? Try these daily money word problems written especially with second and third graders in mind.

Topics in these money word problems include adding combinations of coins and dollars, comparisons, making change, story problems, and more. (We did include 50-cent pieces, so make sure your students know they’re in the mix!)

Want this entire set in one easy document? You can download a free Google Slides Presentation or a PowerPoint by filling out the simple form. All you need to do is post one of the money word problems on your whiteboard or projector screen. Then let kids take it from there.