Paws Explore: Money
Description

Paws Explore: Money is a title specially designed to help children practice and develop their money recognition skills, through a range of fun activities.

With 3 levels of difficulty and two friendly cat and dog characters, children can practice swapping coins and notes for smaller amounts, calculating change and formatting currency.

This title includes an extensive teacherís section and resources for use on an interactive whiteboard. For use away from the computer a selection of printable worksheets are provided and the software automatically records pupilsí progress.

Paws Explore: Money also allows you to choose between 5 different currencies: British Pounds, Euros, or US, Australian or Canadian dollars.

Key features:

  • Currencies included: British pounds, Euros, Australian, Canadian and American Dollars.
  • Entertaining animations with Kelly and Robbie.
  • Develop essential money handling skills.
  • Six enjoyable games

Range:

Paws Explore  

Subject(s):

Numeracy  

Key stage(s):

1, 2

Ages:  

6 - 8 years

Pricing
Single user:£35.00
3 user:£52.50
5 user:£70.00
10 user:£105.00
20 user:£140.00
Site licence:£210.00
all prices include media
To purchase, choose your licence type and click buy. Remember, we can invoice UK schools even if you order online.



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System requirements

PC: Pentium II 500mhz processor or greater, Microsoft Windows 98, 2000, XP or Vista, 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.
Mac: Power Mac G3 400mhz processor or greater, OS X (up to 10.4), 128mb RAM, 16 bit colour.

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Screen shots


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The Paws Explore main menu allows the player to easily access each of the six activities. It also provides access to the teacher settings and white board sections.
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A value is shown and two trucks drive onto the screen displaying coins/notes. The player must choose the truck that shows an equal amount.
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Practise recognising notes and coins by paying for the toy shown using money shown.
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This activity focuses on receiving change. The player must choose the sign that matches how much change they would receive if purchasing the item.
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Players are shown a pizza and a list of toppings. They must add up the total cost of the pizza and enter it on the receipt in the correct format.
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This activity requires the player to match values shown in pounds and pence. Of course you can change the currency if you wish!
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Answer the problem-solving questions in this cash quiz. There's also a calculator if you need help!
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Lots of whiteboard activities are included. In this one, the player must practise addition with money to find the answers.
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