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Estimating Profit from a Job
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewProfit always seems to get everyone's attention. The same is true during a lesson on estimation. Learners use given information to estimate the cost of supplies for a painting job. They then develop a strategy for estimating the profit...
Taxes—Where Does Your Money Go?
7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPeople spend some of their money before they even get it! Lead a lesson plan that helps scholars understand the different deductions taken from a paycheck. They calculate rates and percentages and learn where the money goes after it...
Calculating Simple Interest
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewNeed to buy a car? I=PRT is what it takes to get there! Scholars investigate the concept of simple interest when borrowing from a bank. They analyze and compute Principal (P), Time (T), and Rate (R), to understand the extra money people...
Would You like Fries with Your Order?
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewEver wonder what you are paying for a single fry at McDonald's? An engaging lesson compares the cost per fry in a small order to a larger order. It's a great application of unit rate that is sure to make your classes hungry for more!