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Cash Out – A Making Change Game for Kids

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Based on This Game:

Print out Lesson Plan

Practice using Picture-based Math (online)

  * Cash Out Level 1 (change from a dollar)
  * Cash Out Level 2 (change from up to $20.00)

Practice using standardized test simulation

  * Making change from $1.00
  * Fruit Stand
  * Toy Store

Print Worksheet (s)

  * Go to Cash Out Worksheets Page
  * Coin Search
  * Human Change Machine
  * Practice Using All Four Coins
  * Can you find the U.S. Coins?
Common Core Alignment
Age Appropriateness

Cash Out Common Core Alignment


Age Appropriateness

Cash Out is appropriate for kids ages 7 – 12. There are three skill levels and various options to customize the game for the aforementioned ages.

Skills Reinforced:

  • Making change from a dollar
  • Recognizing coins and coin values
  • Recognizing currency
  • Mental Math
  • Making change from larger dollar amounts
  • Subtracting decimals
  • Adding decimals



Students earn different levels of certificates depending on their achievement in the game

Score Certificate
1-5 $1.00 certificate
6-10 $5.00 certificate
11-15 $10.00 certificate
16-20 $20.00 certificate
21-25 $50.00 certificate
26-30 $100 certificate
31-35 $500 certificate
36 + $1,000 certificate