Going Camping

Students explore the concept of budgeting. In this budgeting lesson, students pretend to have $120 to spend on camping gear for a camping trip. Students decide which items are absolutely necessary. Students calculate the total amount they spent on each piece of equipment and discuss the importance of each item bought.

6th - 8th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
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Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning

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