This lesson teaches students how to balance a checkbook using a ledger. Balances going into the negative, or in the red. Students look at a list of money spent and earned and have to balance the money by adding and subtracting decimals.
-Included is a Guided Practice, Independent Practice and Performance Assessment type activity.
-Relevant vocabulary is included in the lesson (withdraw, balance, etc.).
-Share and Summarize is included in the lesson.