This activity teaches students to look for details in advertisements found in Holiday Catalogs, weekend newspapers and flyers.
It requires your students to calculate the price of an item using: coupons and discounts. In addition they will compute sales tax, shipping and lay away costs...all skills they will use as adults.
Included are :
-Ads for two stores-two pages each,
-Five pages of Problem Solving exercises,
-A modeling exercise,
-Extension for designing a student-created Problem
-Common Core Standards
Your students will enjoy this completing this lesson as they practice important math and reading skills.
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