Cutting Costs With Coupons.
Students clip coupons for food items, create a menu using those items, and add up the total savings. They correctly calculate the total amount of money that would be saved if they used the coupons.
3rd - 8th English Language Arts 8 Views 15 Downloads
The Pickle Patch Bathtub
What do your pupils want to save up their money for? Based around the book The Pickle Patch Bathtub, this lesson covers opportunity cost, saving, and spending. Learners participate in a discussion and practice making their own savings...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Dr. Seuss Comes to Middle School Math Class
If you think Dr. Seuss has no place in a math classroom, then take a look at this resource. Based on the classic children's book Green Eggs and Ham, this sequence of activities engages children learning to model real-world contexts with...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
How Do You Figure Out the Price of an Item With Sales Tax?
Sales tax always increases the price of your purchases. How can you figure out how much you'll be paying in full? Teach your class how to figure our their total cost, including sales tax, with this video. Using an example of a pair of...
3 mins 6th - 12th Math
Write an Equation the Represents a Proportional Relationship Between Total Cost and Number of Items
Equations can be used to express proportions with y=mx once we solve for the constant. The video introduces the constant of proportionality at the beginning and goes into more detail at the end. The example shares the cost of a whole...
4 mins 6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed