This file contains a lesson on FINDING DISCOUNTS AT THE MALL ; the download contains a 12 slide Smartboard Promethean lesson. This Promethean lesson is part of the BUYING FOOD unit.
It tracks 5 different people as they make their way through the mall. The students must find the discounted price for their purchases
This lesson also includes a brief review for the students on how to use their calculators to assist them in finding discounts.
The math involved is basic and was geared toward a special education class. However this lesson would be still useful to elementary or middle school level general education classes. .
Along with the lesson material, this lesson includes a slide containing a pre-class question geared toward the lesson to check for prior knowledge.
This lesson is written in accordance with state standards and objectives. It is intended to capture the attention and interest of students of all abilities and keep them engaged with colorful diagrams and photos along with detailed information. It was designed to keep all students involved in the lesson at all times. While one student can be working at the board with the teacher, others can remain on task with the worksheet pack included.
It can is part of the unit for BUYING FOOD which can be found here: