Students practice handling money through simulated purchases and sales transactions.
Knowing how to make change can help you prevent costly and embarrassing mistakes and help make sure you’re in control of your money
- Why is it important to be able to conduct efficient and accurate money transactions?
- What strategies can I use to accurately calculate my change after making a purchase?
- Practice counting out the correct amount of change after a simulated purchase
- Practice giving back change in the fewest number of bills possible
What students will do
- Participate in simulated sales transactions.
- Calculate correct change using the fewest number of bills.
Grade level: Middle school (6-8)
Age range: 11-14
Student characteristics: English language learners, Special education, Low income, Rural, Urban