Crisscrossing across the Google Earth globe, students connect the monetary units to the related country in a series of exchange rate problems.
In this lesson, students use unit rates to calculate how much different-sized shoes cost per ounce and debate the fairest way for manufacturers to charge for their shoes.
In this year-long project, students design, “build,” and “sell” a house; after which they simulate investment of the profits in the stock market.
In this lesson, students reason with percents and proportions to evaluate enticing coupons and debate whether retailers should be allowed to raise the price of items in order to then put them on sale.
In this lesson, students use linear equations to compare the costs of driving a car with a standard engine versus a hybrid engine and debate whether new buyers should always go green