Big Idea:In the real world I need to understand how to solve for discount, tax, and tip so that I am not swindled out of my hard earned money! I will start by understanding the terminology needed to deepen my understanding.
Big Idea:There is nothing better than finding your favorite item on sale…..unless you find it on sale with an additional discount. Students will enjoy the thrill of calculating discounts and watching the dollars they will save.
Big Idea:Students will appreciate the opportunity to show what they know! This is a quick formative assessment that students will be able to show what they have mastered in solving multi-step, real world problems involving percents. There is also a quick number se
Big Idea:Let the students have a blast experiencing a full BLACK FRIDAY excursion. Students will shop, and compare better buys using their understanding of calculating sales tax, and discount, to solve a performance task.
Big Idea:Students will solve a rigorous, multi-step, real world problem to find out if Stephanie can meet a goal, earning a certain amount of money and estimate to the nearest 15 minutes how long she will need to work to earn the goal amount.