Paper Mache Piggy Bank

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Start your preschoolers off on the right foot with this Paper Mache Piggy Bank that they can make to hold all of their precious pennies. Make sure they understand the importance of each and every penny and how five pennies add up make a nickel, 2 nickels make a dime, 2 dimes and a nickel make a quarter etc.

Trivia:  Over 300 billion one-cent coins, with 11 different designs, have been minted since 1787. The first one-cent coin was struck in 1787 by a private mint.

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  1. Steve Hayes says:

    Spelling Nickel (and I’m British!)

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