Money

Title

Author
Grade

Comments

A
Chair for My Mother

Williams
PK-3
Saving
pennies in a jar
1983 Caldecott winner

Alexander,
Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday
(Spanish)

Viorst
PK-3

Money;
spending & saving       Webpage    Webpage       Webpage
Webpage    U
S Mint lesson


A
Quarter from the Tooth Fairy

Holtzman
PK-3
Money;
coins

A
Pet for Mrs Arbuckle

Smyth
   
Money

Arthur’s
Funny Money

Hoban
PK-3
Money

Benny’s
Pennies

Brisson
PK-3

Money and counting

Bunny
Money

Wells
PK-3

Bunny money to photocopy
Can
You Count to a Googol?
Wells
2-4
Large
numbers; googol; base ten number system
The
Coin Counting Book
Williams
1-3
Count
coins to make other coin amounts; addition; problem solvling
Deena’s
Lucky Penny
Derubertis
PK-3
Money;
coin equivalencies
Dollars
and Cents for Harriet
(oop)
Maestro
PK-3 
Money
Henry
Hikes to Fitchburg
Johnson
PK-3
Adapted
from story of Henry Thoreau; earning money
How
Much is That Guinea Pig in the Window?
Rocklin
1-4
Addition/subtraction/multiplication/division
and money

How
the 2nd Grade Got $ to Visit the Statue of Liberty

Zimelman
PK-3 

Fundraising money; thousands of dollars
Hubert
Horatio Bartle Bobton-Trent
Child
K-3
Rich
family going broke; budget; money value

If
You Made A Million

Schwartz
PK-3
Money
      Webpage
     
Jellybeans
for Sale
McMillan
PK-3

Coin combinations
Master
Money the Millionaire
Ahlberg
PK-3
Money

Monster
Money

MacCarone
 PK-3
Money
coins; shopping
On
Market Street
Lobel
PK-3
Buying
in the market
Caldecott Honor Book
Picking
Peas for a Penny
Medearis
PK-3
Historical
– what can you buy for a penny?

Pigs
Go to Market

Axelrod
 PK-3

Shopping for Halloween party

Pigs
Will Be Pigs

Axelrod
PK-3

Money; menu; calculator activities
US
Mint lesson
Round
and Round the Money Goes
Berger
PK-3
Money;
banks; history of money; international money
Sluggers’
Car Wash
Murphy
4-6 
Money;
coins; change
“Smart”
in Where
the Sidewalk Ends

Silverstein
 

Poem
Sold!
A Moth-ematics Adventure
Zimelman
3-4
Spending
more than you have; allowances; savings

Teddy
Bears Go Shopping

Gretz
PK-3

Shopping money
The
Go-Around Dollar
Adams
PK-3
Multiplication,
dollar bill, history
The
Great Pet Sale
Inkpen
PK-3
Marketing,
sales, price

The
Lunch Line

Nagel
 PK-3
Coins
The
Money Tree
Steward
 PK-3
Dollar
bills grow on a tree
The
Monster Money Book
Leedy
 PK-3

Budgeting, borrowing, checking and savings accounts

The
Penny Pot: Counting Coins

Murphy
 PK-3
Counting
pennies
The
Story of Wali Dad
Rodanas
PK-3
Multicultural;
bartering & value
Tightwad
Tod
Skinner
PK-3
Money,
spending, electronic money counter

Toby’s
Millions
(oop)

Lurie

Millions of dollars      
You
Can’t Buy a Dinosaur with a Dime
Ziefert
PK-3
Adding/subtracting
money
The
Whipping Boy
Fleischman
4-6 
Measure
your weight in gold, etc