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 saleâ¦..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.