Shel Silverstein’s “Smart” Math Lesson

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Build vocabulary and money skills all while reading and acting out Shel Silverstein’s  poem, “Smart”. Meaningful (and fun!!!)
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As students read, count and trade in larger values of money for larger quantities of coins with lesser values, they learn relative values of coins as well as have fun with language as they understand and get in on Shel Silverstein’s joke. 
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