It is designed to enhance students’ knowledge of percents in the real world.
CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.RP.A.3.C - Find a percent of a quantity as a rate per 100; solve problems involving finding the whole, given a part and the percent.
There are three steps the students will follow to ensure they are capable of calculating percents.
Step 1 (5 pts) - Find an Ad
Step 2 (20 pts) - Create an Ad
Step 3 (45 pts) - Make a Sale
The total value of the project is 75 points.
IIf you are looking for a quick, easy, inexpensive room transformation, this project is PERFECT!!!! Simply rearrange your classroom so you can set up "booths". Students can decorate their booth to catch the eyes of the customers. I also allow the students to "dress to impress". It is SO MUCH FUN to watch the creative juices flow!!!
THIS PROJECT IS TOTALLY BONA FIDE!!