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Balancing a Checkbook by Adding & Subtracting Decimals

Each student was given a fake check book. The students learned how to correctly write out checks, using the proper format. They got to experience balancing a checkbook by adding and subtracting decimals when making fake purchases and deposits.

By: Lisa Shamus from Beth Tfiloh Dahan Middle School

Grade(s): 5, Elementary school, Middle school

Subject(s) of entry: Math

Pedagogy: Blended Learning

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