# Recognise and explain the value of 1p in pence

I can find the value of a group of pennies and know how many pennies are needed to buy certain items.

# Recognise and explain the value of 1p in pence

I can find the value of a group of pennies and know how many pennies are needed to buy certain items.

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- A one-penny coin has a value which is independent of its size, shape, colour or mass.
- A one-penny coin has a value of one pence or 1 p.
- We can find the value of a group of 1 p coins by counting in ones.
- We can use 1 p coins to make different amounts.

### Common misconception

Children may not automatically link what they know about additive relationships to money contexts.

Explicitly link known facts and stem sentences to money contexts where appropriate.

### Keywords

Value - Where referring to money, value refers to how much something is worth.

One-penny / one-pence coin - The one-pence / penny coin is the smallest unit of money used in the UK.

Afford - Afford means that you have enough money to pay for something.

### Licence

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