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Back to School Math Project

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Project Based Learning - This Back to School Project gives students the challenge of buying "Back to School" supplies and clothes by sticking to a budget of $100. They are given a back to school spending page and a back to school budget page to record their choices. This real life math project will get your students excited about being back in school!

Please check the preview to see what is included in this 100th Day of School download!

The Idea
Young kids do not have a concept of how much $100 is. Many think they can buy anything with $100. This project will help them understand how far $100 goes and will give them practice manipulating numbers 1-100 in the process.

-Give each student a budget sheet and a spending sheet.
-Give each student (or group) a copy of the “Store” pages.
-Let them shop and decide how they want to spend their $100.
-When they choose an item, they must record it on the recording sheet (or for younger learners, have them cut out each picture) and cut out the dollar bills that match the cost.
-Each person can spend their $100 (100 one dollar bills displayed inside 10 - ten frames) however they wish.

Included for this Back to School Math project are:

Budget page

Spending sheet

Classroom Supplies Page

Clothing Store Page

Shoe Store Page

Supplies Page

How I spent my $100 Back to School Budget page

How would I spend $100 drawing page

Also included in this download are some other Back to school writing activities!

Included are a drawing page - "These are my favorite new "Back to School" Things and a writing page - "This is what /I had to do to get ready for the first day of school".

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13
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Teaching Duration
3 Days

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