Money is a tough concept for my firsties so I am always looking for a way to get it across a little better. The money poem is a big help - but the Honey Bunny money song has been a HUGE hit.pdf for them.
Thanksgiving Math: Multiple ways to show the same answer. For higher grade levels -- use the number on the body to show factoring, and the tail feathers to show the math fact. Put product on body, different strategies to solve the fact.