Comparing Rates (Ratios & Unit Rate)
This file contains both a lesson and fun activity for students to learn how to compare rates by finding the unit rate.
Lesson: Students read a passage and identify all the rates and unit rates. Then a practice problem section where teacher can guide students on how to compare rates
Activity: Lets Go Shopping
Students work in pairs and shop around the classroom for items on their shopping list. They have to decide which is the better buy by finding the unit price. This activity gets students up and out of their seats. It is fun but at the same time they are learning!
This file contains:
Lesson Plan-standards, how to prepare, and procedure
Comparing Rates Lesson Worksheet
Comparing Rates Smart board File
Lets Go Shopping Activity Worksheets
Lets Go Shopping Posters and Shopping List
Answer Keys to Everything
PROMISE STUDENTS WILL LOVE THIS!