Homemade Piggy Bank

ObjectiveKids will create their own custom piggy bank.
Description Custom Piggy Bank

Here is a print out from BMO Smart Steps For Parents. This sheet has step by step instructions for children to create their own custom piggy bank.

When the piggy bank is complete discuss the following with your child:

1. What is a piggy bank used for?

2. Why is it important to have a place to keep our money?

3. Where do adults keep their money?

4. What is a bank?

5. Why do adults keep their money there?

Let your children ask you any questions they have about banks and answer their questions to the best of your ability.


Complete When

Mark this activity as complete when your child has created his/her own piggy bank and you have had a brief conversation about banks.

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Age Range 4    5    6    7   
Activity Type Craft
Tags Creativity  Spatial Intelligence  Saving 
Last ModifiedRobRob


Reference Reference Note  
BMO SmartSteps for Parents This is a step by step instruction worksheet from BMO Smart Steps For Parents.

Questions or Comments

  1. MarkMark says:

    Enjoy the idea of getting the kids to make their own piggy banks- makes the earnings more personal, in my opinion. Perfect age group as well. 

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