Create your own funny money. Kids earn their own funny money and "cash in" for prizes. (No need for students to put their names on their dollar bills:-) If I go back into teaching, I want to try out this website!
prince & co.: The Trading Game: Money Style.Race to a Quarter. This game is VERY simple but powerful for the kids because it helps them to make those connections that 5 pennies = 1 nickel, 2 nickels = 1 dime, etc.