# 5. Counting with Quarters and Half Dollars

Students practice to count money with a collection of coins, including a quarter and a half-dollar. In mixed collections, students need to follow the same method of skip counting. It is easier if they arrange coins by decreasing order of their value before counting.

### Common Core Alignment

**2.MD.8**Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and ยข symbols appropriately.