Maybe your child is learning about the names of the states this year, or perhaps just figuring out where everything is on the map for U.S. Geography. A map and a handful of quarters is all you need for this activity. Credit goes to my 7 and 9-year-olds for coming up with this fun game.
My 9-year-old was counting out some change and began to list all the state quarters that he had. State quarters? This was news to his 7-year-old sister. She grabbed her piggy bank and started examining all her quarters, too. [Read more...]