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TEACHING AND LEARNING CHECK WRITING LESSONS - BASIC CHECK LESSON PLAN LEARNING HOW TO WRITE A CHECK - WRITING THE LONG-HAND NUMBERS

WRITING CHECKS - DOLLARS AND CENTS LESSON

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Learn about and practice writing dollars and cents for a check.

LESSON LEARNED

How to write the amount of a check in words.

OTHER SKILLS REINFORCED

Checking Introduction

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GRADE LEVELS

6+

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Suggested Money Lesson Plan for this Worksheet

When writing a check, you must write the amount of the check in numbers and words.

For example, for a check for $152.31, you would write 152.31 after the dollar sign, and on the next line would write out "One hundred fifty-two and 31/100"

NOTE: You should check to make sure that the numbers written out in long-hand match the numbers written on the box on the check. Often, bank employees only look at the long-hand numbers, and ignore the numbers written in the box, so be careful.

A common mistake related to this is an amount such as $100.52 is incorrectly written as One-hundred fifty-two instead of One-hundred and 52/100. If you do this, the larger amount may be deducted from your account.

WORKSHEET Instructions

This worksheet is an introduction to writing dollars and cents required for filling out a check. Students should write the given amount in words in the spaces provided.

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