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Students are able to explore the real world implications with this fun and engaging candy store activity! I set up my own candy store in my room, and the students were able to shop. given a 25% discount card and a \$15 gift card they can use. They must calculate their subtotal, take off the 25% dis
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Life Skills Math | Money | Tips | Going Out to Eat | Shopping | Discounts | Sales Tax | Special Education | Interested in teaching your higher life skills / resource room / transition students concepts about money but don't know where to begin? Look no further! This bundle is exactly what you are
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This product is a coloring activity that covers percent off, sales tax, percent of change, and interest. It has a variety of different types of problems, that incorporate percents into the real world! These 12 questions are word problems that have students thinking about real-life situations. It's
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Figuring sales tax and discounts are a life skill for all students. This packet is great to use as a supplement in your classroom to help students understand the concepts. This activity allows the students the opportunity to first figure sales tax and then go on a fictitious shopping spree and fig
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The activity in this resource is designed to help students make connections between what they are learning in math class and the real world. Students will have the opportunity to use the skills they have gained in math class and use them towards real scenarios. Whether it is purchasing a TV, a hot t
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This packet is great to use in your classroom to help students understand the concepts of sales tax, percentages, markups, and discounts. There are over 20 pages of activities and instructions with answer keys included. This packet includes: - Writing Sales Tickets with a small simulation - Figur
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In this activity, students are asked to calculate the sales tax and total amount owed depending on the city they are shopping in. It uses various cities throughout the U.S.. In a second activity, they are then asked to calculate discount and total amount owed. Percent of a number, decimal multipl
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This activity requires students to use knowledge of Percent of a Number, Sales Tax, and Discount. They get to be creative and practice GIVING, which we know is difficult for middle schoolers. :) They will be practicing real world problem solving all while having fun!
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This is a real-life application project for students during the holiday season. Students will search holiday ads to purchase presents for five friends and family members. While shopping, they will have to stay within a budget, apply the best discount for their purchase, and calculate the sales tax
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This contains a practice page for students practice finding Sales Tax, Discounts, and Adjusted Prices. There also is an interactive coloring page for students to self-check their work.
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A real life application of sales tax and discounts. Students bring in their favorite catalog, choose items to purchase, get to spin the discount wheel, apply sales tax to figure out how much their items will cost.
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Watch your students show mastery over finding discount and sales tax while employing their knowledge of money management. They will enjoy planning an event for a corporation which includes letting your student's imaginations run wild. What does this project entail?Students will be practicing real-li
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This math activity helps students to practice calculating sales tax & discounts by giving them a "budget" & required spending rules while "shopping" at real stores they will recognize. percentagessales taxdiscountsbasic operations skillsbudgetingdifferentiated skill levels*Directions and exa
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This activity challenges students to use various percent proportions to calculate the cost of an outfit (that they design) where each item is discounted. Students must set up percent proportions to find the amount of the discount, or the percent at which the item was discounted. Finally, students mu
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Have your students practice calculating discounts and sales tax by using a sales advertisement. Directions: 1. Choose 4 items from the sale flyer to buy 2. Calculate the discount for each item 3. Add up the total cost of all the items 4. Find out how much sales tax you would pay if the sales tax i
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I have used this assignment with my students to show them how a bill is calculated when you go out to dinner and to reinforce sales tax, discounts, and tip. You can either get menus from a local restaurant or schedule time for your students to go to the computer lab to look up a menu. Have them ge
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Allow your students to practice their skills of CONSUMER MATH with REAL-WORLD WORD PROBLEM applications. Applying skills to real-life allows students to make connections to their everyday world. These scenarios are highly engaging and effective.NOTE: This resource would be perfect for applying th
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About this resource : This 7 page percents activity is based on the real life concept of determining the cost of a meal, including tip and sales tax. Students are given a restaurant menu and orders. They must determine the total cost, sales tax, tip and even discounts. A cooperative learning activit
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These 24 task cards are a great reinforcement for calculating percent of change, discounts, markups, tips, and sales tax. Get your students moving with a game of SCOOT - task cards are more fun than worksheets! Great practice!A second IDENTICAL set in black and white is included to save on ink costs
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This is a set of 20 task cards to practice the concept of percents and real-world problems. The problems cover sales tax, discount, and tip and several problems include more than one step. Aligned to: 7.4D and CCSS 7.RP.A.3 The preview is 4 of the 20 cards. This is also included in my Complete B
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Tax, Discount, and percent change are difficult concepts for students to understand. Real life uses are the best ways to illustrate these concepts. In this activity, students can work in groups and refer to a copy of a store circular. They will then answer 21 questions over tax, discount, perce
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This file includes everything you need for a full week of REAL WORLD Math! To begin this weeklong activity, I teach a lesson on converting between fractions, decimals, and percents. The following day, I teach how to calculate, and the impact of, discounts and sales tax. The notes, practice worksh
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*** New 9-20-16: Word format is now downloadable so that you can edit as you please. Make real-life connections to student learning with this easy project that “hammers home” the calculation of discount and sales tax. Assignment is appropriate to individuals or great for small-group in-class also
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This is a 10 page review for percent, that includes different types of sales, sales tax, and percent off with 4 different women to different types of stores. I used this in my classroom as a review before a test and the kids loved how real-life it was. I have also used it as stations and it worked
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