Students gather data from their own lives to use in calculating percents. They measure parts of their bodies, complete a class survey that asks information about themselves, and use a pay stub to find percentages of deductions.
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Probability, Percent, Rational Number Equivalence
Start seventh grade off with a bang with the first chapter of an eight-part seventh-grade workbook series that asks learners to work through problems involving simple probability, percents, and rational number equivalence.
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Punnett Squares with Piebald Deer
Explore the science behind Earth's amazing diversity of life with this lesson on genetics. Looking at specific traits in piebald deer, carnations, and roan cattle, young scientists use Punnett squares to determine the possible genotypes...
5th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Finance: Depreciation (Double Declining)
Of particular interest to a group of business and finance pupils, this instructional activity explores depreciation of automobile values by comparing the double declining balance to the straight line method. Mostly this is done through a...
6th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed