Students are introduced to the concept of figuring out the cost of an item based on the unit price;how much per ounce, per pound, per gallon, etc. They discover what a "real deal" is.
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Hair & Nails: How Fast Do They Grow?
Find here a complete lesson plan dealing with the equations and graphs of proportional relationships, as well as what each individual point on such a graph represents. It may appeal to girls in particular, as the data details the growth...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Physics Skill and Practice Worksheets
Stop wasting energy searching for physics resources, this comprehensive collection of worksheets has you covered. Starting with introductions to the scientific method, dimensional analysis, and graphing data, these skills practice...
9th - Higher Ed Math CCSS: Adaptable
The Rising Cost of College: Tuition, Financial Aid, and Price Discrimination
Are average college tuition and fees really rising in the United States? Here is a fascinating take on the rising cost of college tuition and how price discrimination may explain what is often seen as an insurmountable cost for higher...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Riding at a Constant Speed, Assessment Variation
Practice ratios and unit rates with tracking how long Lin took to ride her bike. Provided with different questions, your mathematicians can assemble their answers using a chart or setting up ratios. The activity is included in a set of...
5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
Solving Application Problems Involving Units of Volume
Present your pupils with this word problem involving units of volume. Sal utilizes his understanding of units of volume to determine if the blood bank made its goal at the blood drive. Ratio reasoning is used to convert the units. Great...
3 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Hospitality and Tourism 2: Costing
The lesson plan provides a richly detailed narrative and sample problems for teaching or reinforcing how to work with percentages. In particular, your audience will compute the costs per serving of food and simulate setting menu prices...
6th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed