Things you need
- 2+ players
- Monopoly (board game).
Monopoly is a great way to help your child understand money, and the strategies to grow and save it! This classic board game is a great way to explore transactions, rent, income, rent, budgeting and negotiation – all while having fun and using maths.
Set up and play a family game of Monopoly.
Get your child to be the banker so they can be in charge of the money. This will give them hands-on experience with handling money coming in and going out of the bank.
As you're playing the game, ask your child these questions to get them thinking deeper about how money works: