Happy Birthday! (Working With a Budget): Building Real-Life Math Skills

By Liane B. Onish

Product Description:

Ryan is turning 10, and planning his very special birthday party. His parents will allow him a $250 budget for a great party. Should he have an ice skating party or a bowling party? Which one fits the budget? Students study a brochure from each venue, then calculate and answer questions, to determine the best deal!

Teaching Tip:

This real-life math lesson follows the following three-part format: 1. Teaching Guide: A one- or two-page plan to help you make the most of the lesson. 2. Let’s Work Together: A reproducible introductory activity that you and students use together to expl

Grades 3-5

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