*“Coin Chain” is free on this website for one week only. It’s an excerpt from Math You Can Play Combo: Number Games for Young Learners, available as an ebook at my publisher’s store (Thank you for cutting out the middleman!) and in ebook or paperback through many online retailers. Read more about my playful math books here.*

Many parents remember struggling to learn math. We hope to provide a better experience for our children.

And one of the best ways for children to enjoy learning is through hands-on play.

This game helps young children master the value of coins, while also providing a delightful strategic challenge to players of any age.

## Coin Chain

**Math Concepts:** value of coins, logic, thinking ahead.

**Players:** best for two.

**Equipment:** ten or more assorted coins.