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Malissa Thomas-St.Clair

7th Grade Math

Champion Middle School

Columbus, OH

Urban Environment

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(9 Units, 99 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Proportional Reasoning with Percents(16 Lessons)

Unit 1 - Introduction to Mathematical Investigations (6 Lessons)

Unit 2 - Integers (9 Lessons)

Unit 3 - Proportional Reasoning with Percents(16 Lessons)

Unit 4 - Proportional Relationships(10 Lessons)

Unit 5 - Proportional Reasoning (9 Lessons)

Unit 6 - Rational Numbers (12 Lessons)

Unit 7 - Number Sense Vocabulary 5 day mini unit(5 Lessons)

Unit 8 - Expressions and Equations(25 Lessons)

Unit 9 - Expressions and Equations 5 Day Application of Vocabulary Mini Unit(7 Lessons)

Using a Graphic Organizer to Calculate Sales Tax

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Let’s apply our prior understanding of number sense, in order to calculate tax. Did you know just recently Ohio’s Sales Tax has increased! How will that affect you?

23 Resources

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23 Resources

31 Favorites

Using Graphic Organizer to Calculate Tips

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Calculating tips is a very important skill. Knowing how to calculate a tip at a restaurant quickly and precisely is a good skill to have. Let's sharpen our skills.

15 Resources

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15 Resources

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Percentages of Numbers (Lesson one in lesson progression)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Students will have the opportunity to grapple through complex word problems using MP 1, 2, 4, and 6.

25 Resources

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25 Resources

9 Favorites

Discount (Lesson two in lesson progression)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Students will enjoy translating text into math language that will deepen their understanding in solving real world problems involving discounts.

21 Resources

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21 Resources

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Sales Tax (Lesson 3 in lesson progression)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Students will enjoy becoming math translators. They will use this strategy to solve complex real world math problems involving sales tax.

20 Resources

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20 Resources

10 Favorites

Additional Discounts ( Lesson 4 in lesson progression)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Students will enjoy becoming mathematical translators to help solve real world problems involving additional discounts.

19 Resources

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19 Resources

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Solving Real World Problems Involving Tips (Lesson five in lesson progression)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Students will be empowered in solving complex word problems through translating mathematical text into equations involving tips.

18 Resources

6 Favorites

18 Resources

6 Favorites

Solving Multi-Step Real World Problems Involving Percent of Increase (progression lesson six)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:SWBAT use their prior knowledge from solving sales tax and calculate the percent of increase along with the sales tax.

17 Resources

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17 Resources

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Scaffold Lesson to Increase Deeper Understanding in Solving Problems Involving Discount, Tax, and Tip

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

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.

13 Resources

7 Favorites

13 Resources

7 Favorites

Learn How to Calculate Discounts to SAVE, SAVE, SAVE Using a Graphic Organizer

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:Let’s apply our prior understanding of number sense, in order to calculate discounts. With the economy as it is, we need to find any way possible to save, save, save!

18 Resources

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18 Resources

4 Favorites

Finding the SALE PRICE with Additional Discounts

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

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.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

3 Favorites

Percent Formative Assessment with Number Sense Review

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

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

5 Resources

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5 Resources

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Black Friday Blowout (Summative Assessment)

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

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.

13 Resources

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13 Resources

69 Favorites

Money, Earnings, Tax

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

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.

15 Resources

6 Favorites

15 Resources

6 Favorites

Simple Interest

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea:It is important for students to understand when borrowing money, they will not pay back only what they borrowed, but also an extra amount added on called interest.

16 Resources

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16 Resources

12 Favorites

Using the result after applying a percent of change to solve real world problems

7th Grade Math

» Unit:

Proportional Reasoning with Percents

Big Idea: Students will need to solve real world problems using the results found after applying a percent of change.

18 Resources

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18 Resources

3 Favorites