Using Percents in the Real-World

Sixth graders encounter the use of percentages in the real world. The lesson plan begins with finding sales tax and discounts on purchases. Using 10 by 10 grids, students represent percent to develop conceptual understanding of the real world applications and relate fractional parts to the percentages.

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