Year 3 Money Worksheets
Counting Money up to £5

Welcome to our Year 3 Money Worksheets page.

Here you will find our selection of printable money worksheets to help your child learn to count and compare uk money amounts up to £5.

There are a range of different activities on this page from counting money amounts, to comparing and matching coins.

Year 3 Money Learning

Knowing how to handle and calculate with money is a very important life-skill.

During Year 3, children build on their knowledge and skills they have achieved during Year 2.

By the time children reach the end of Year 3, they should be able to:-

  • use decimal notation for amounts of money, e.g. £3.27
  • change amounts in £ to amounts in pence and back;
  • count money up to £10;
  • calculate change for amounts of money up to £1 mentally;
  • solve simple problems involving money;
  • use informal methods to add and subtract money amounts in £ and pence.

Our worksheets will support your child with these objectives.

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Year 3 Money Worksheets

Counting money up to £5

The following worksheets involve learning to count and compare money amounts up to £5 using all the coins from the £2 coin to the 1p coin.

The worksheets are at national curriculum level 3 and suitable for children in Year 3, and more able children in Year 2.

An answer sheet is available for each worksheet provided.

The worksheets in this section are carefully graded, allowing you to introduce concepts at an easier level before introducing harder work.

Using the sheets in this section will help your child to:

  • count money in coins up to £5;
  • compare money amounts;
  • use the > , < and = symbols correctly.

All the Year 3 Money worksheets in this section will help your child to become more confident with counting and working with money.

Comparing Money Amounts to £5

Money Matching Amounts to £5

Counting Money Sheets to £5

Looking for something easier?

Try some of our easier UK money worksheets at the Math Salamanders!

The sheets on the webpage below are at a simpler level than those here.

They involve counting up money amounts to £1, and counting coins with the same value.

Looking for somethings harder?

Why not try some of our UK money challenges?

In our Money Challenge section you will find a lot of printable money challenges that you can use with your child.

Once children have mastered the basics of counting money amounts and know their coins, they are ready for a higher level of challenge.

The Money Challenges will help your child consolidate their money learning so far, and extend it further with some open-ended challenges.

Using these challenges will help your child to:

  • apply their existing skills to solve problems;
  • develop their problem solving and thinking skills.

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Take a look at some more of our worksheets similar to these.

Money Puzzles

If you are looking for some fun money puzzles to try out with your child, or your students, then look no further.

Using these money puzzles will help your child to develop their money skills and their problem solving skills at the same time.

The puzzles are mainly geared towards children in Years 3 and 4.

There are a range of sheets suitable for a range of abilities.

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Counting Money Games

Here is our collection of counting money games for kids.

All of these games are suitable for kids aged from 1st grade and upwards.

Playing games is a great way to practice math skills in a fun way. Games also help to develop reasoning, thinking and memory.

Randomly Generated Money Worksheets

Here you will find our random generator to create your very own money worksheets.

You can choose what value you wish go up to, and whether you want to add or subtract money amounts.

You can choose the number of questions you would like, as well as printing off answer sheets.

Counting Money up to £5 Online Quiz

Our quizzes have been created using Google Forms.

At the end of the quiz, you will get the chance to see your results by clicking 'See Score'.

This will take you to a new webpage where your results will be shown. You can print a copy of your results from this page, either as a pdf or as a paper copy.

For incorrect responses, we have added some helpful learning points to explain which answer was correct and why.

We do not collect any personal data from our quizzes, except in the 'First Name' and 'Group/Class' fields which are both optional and only used for teachers to identify students within their educational setting.

We also collect the results from the quizzes which we use to help us to develop our resources and give us insight into future resources to create.

For more information on the information we collect, please take a look at our Privacy Policy

We would be grateful for any feedback on our quizzes, please let us know using our Contact Us link, or use the Facebook Comments form at the bottom of the page.

This quick quiz tests your knowledge and skill at counting money up to £5 using a range of different coins.


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