User login

Happyland Fun Park

Source Institutions

    Children's Museum Of Houston

Add to listGo to activity
Happyland Fun Park

Imagine you are planning a trip with your family and friends to Happyland Fun Park. Use a budget of $25 to create a plan for your day. Use props to role play as you figure out how you want to spend your money. This activity guide includes extensions, resources, standards, and blackline masters.

Quick Guide

Preparation Time:
Under 5 minutes

Learning Time:
5 to 10 minutes

Estimated Materials Cost:
$5 - $10 per group of students

Age Range:
Ages 8 - 11

Resource Types:
Activity, Lesson/Lesson Plan


Materials List (per group of students)

  • Play money
  • Admission and ride tickets (see black line masters)
  • Lunch menu with prices and lunch items (see black line master)
  • Souvenirs with price tags or price chart (t-shirt, sunglasses, toys)
  • Chart with ticket prices for rides (see black line master)



  • Mathematics
    • Algebra
      • Equations and Inequalities
    • Number and Operations
      • Decimals
      • Fractions
      • Operations
    • Problem Solving
    • Reasoning and Proof
    • Representation

Informal Categories

  • Financial Literacy


To use this activity, learners need to:

  • read
  • touch

Learning styles supported:

  • Uses STEM to solve real-world problems
  • Involves hands-on or lab activities


Includes alignment to state and/or national standards

This resource is part of:

Access Rights:

  • Free access


  • Children's Museum of Houston


  • All Rights Reserved, Children's Museum of Houston,