Why Lesson Planet?
The student will calculate wages of agricultural workers by the hour and by the piece.2. Share background material, and discuss the difference between gross pay and net pay and the difference between getting paid by the hour or the piece and getting paid a salary. Ask students what kinds of jobs they have had and how they normally get paid. 3. Instruct students to complete the student worksheets, using the formulas provided. Students may use calculators on one or both worksheets.