This is a great end of the year activity to keep students engaged and learning. It is also practical and shows them how to apply the math they are learning in school in a realistic way!This is completely ready to go, no prep, and the only material needed is internet access!This can be done alone or
This is a Christmas-themed personal finance project useful for students in a business class or any other subject area where simple math skills or real-life budgeting examples are needed. Students will learn how to manage and plan their finances, establish and follow a budget, as well as gain persona
Perfect back to school related activity...Many times a year, families plan for a family vacation. How often do they involve their kids in the decision making process? Kids typically just go for the ride.We all know that a major life skill that isn't really covered too much with our Common Core curri
"It’s finally here—summer vacation! You have been saving all year and have $1,800.00 to plan a trip."So begins this fun activity in budgeting money for students! Students are given a budget amount, a price list with choices, and a Budget Worksheet to plan a trip. Students must choose a destinatio
This is a family vacation budgeting project that was created for a Consumer Math class, but it can be used for all math classes. This project allows students to work in groups while researching various travel sites on the internet. This project also teaches students about time zones, the current cos
In this Family Vacation Budget: Balancing a Check Register activity, students will keep track of their available balance for their family vacation using a check register. Students will add and subtract every deposit and withdrawal from their money account to show their available balance after every
Great Cooperative Learning Activity!
This Web Quest Activity is intended for use with upper elementary age students in grades 4, 5, 6, or possibly 7 and 8 and will teach your students how to collaborate, discuss, and make a professional presentation.
Fully aligned with ELA CCSS and incorporates math
End of Year Math Activities: Holiday Budgeting
The year is 2040. You have a wonderful partner and three beautiful kids. The school holidays have come round and it’s time to get away!
You have decided that Miami is going to be the holiday destination for 2040. In your week away, you will get to do
So the tests have ended and now to survive till the end of the year! :) I like to spend the end of the year working on 'real life' math problems and fun STEM projects. This budgeting project is so much fun. Grading rubric included as well as 'enrichment opportunities' (extra credit!) and a teach
Students will work in groups of 3-4 to plan a vacation on a budget of $3,500. This project integrates language arts through research skills and daily journal entries detailing their vacation. They will then present their information to the class in any format they choose. This should be used with
Have your student plan their own VACATION!Practice adding and subtracting money with this fun, real life, multistep math problem. Includes 5 slides with fun vacation options and "budget chart" to help with planning.This is prefect for students who need practice adding multiple numbers together. It i
Need a pre-spring break/ summer break activity? Look no further! This vacation planning activity engages students in math, basic budgeting, and research skills. Use this as independent work or for cooperative learning.
Using catalogs, mailers, flyers, gift books that you collect, students can create shopping lists and budgets for a holiday gift giving.
How can I use this product?
You can lead a whole class discussion. Or, you can set up a math center for groups, partners, and individuals to figure out the shoppin
This is a deck of Boom Cards™ for use on the Boom Learning℠ platform. These cards are for practicing budgeting with a given amount of money and a list of expenses. The cards provide visual and auditory feedback for correct and incorrect responses. Data collection is also available via the Boom Learn
Interactive pdfs provide correct Spanish pronunciations for hotel reviews at the click of a button. Students learn real-world planning and problem-solving skills as they adhere to a budget to plan a cruise, airfare, hotel, meals, and excursions. Make learning hands-on and fun!
Whole dollar budgeting questions in a digital activity format that will move students to the next slide for a correct answer and return them to try again for an incorrect answer. This can be accessed via any device that can read a PDF (iPad, laptop, chromebook, etc).
Plan Your Teacher's Vacation: A Math Project for the End of the YearLooking for an engaging, differentiated, and challenging end of the year math activity to enrich your students? This is a perfect math review and challenge for the last weeks of school - students get to plan a well-deserved vacation
End of the Year Math Spiral Review PBL Project - Printable & Digital versions for Distance LearningThis math PBL project will have your students practicing real-world math applications while having a BLAST! This project based learning task is a great extension and enrichment activity for your ea
Using Project Based Learning in your classroom is the perfect way to have your students incorporate reading, writing, math, critical thinking, and problem solving skills in a fun, real-life context. In this PBL unit, students will plan a road trip to the national parks for them and their family! A
Updated to be ready for Digital Learning! Need a little added engagement at the end of the school year? My kids always LOVE planning their own summer vacations. This activity allows your students to fully research, calculate costs, make decisions based on their budget, while they plan for a vacation
This summer vacation project will have your students excited about doing math. The students will be plan a summer vacation using a budget sheet. They will have $2,500 to spend while on vacation with a friend. This is a great way to practice financial literacy with your kids. There is a Powerpoint at
PBL MATH ACTIVITIES: Digital for Google Classroom & Printable for Distance Learning, Take Home PacketsThis winter math project will have your students practicing real-world math applications while having a BLAST! This math project based learning task (PBL) is a great extension and enrichment act
Our end of year Project Based Learning Math Vacation of a Lifetime is the perfect activity to bring fun and engagement to math class! This PBL resource will have your students go on "A Vacation of a Lifetime" where they will create their dream vacations! Students will get a budget and have to plan