Shops at the Mall—Shopping Mall Math

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What does the ideal shopping mall look like? The second instructional activity in a two-part series analyzes the percent of different types of stores in a mall. Scholars create their own malls using this criterion and complete scale models according to specifications.

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Incorporate the lesson during a unit on proportions and scale
  • Ask pupils to research the stores at the closest mall and compare percentages to those in the activity
Classroom Considerations

  • Expects a solid understanding of percents
Pros

  • Includes student handouts for learners to follow as they complete the activity
  • Involves a subject of interest to most youth
Cons

  • None
Common Core