Students build an understanding of area as well as practice with decimal multiplication and addition as the create their dream home and use the internet to decorate their home!
Day 1- students create blueprints of the homes and think spatially about their homes and find the area of each room.
Day 2- students pick flooring for each room in their home using real life online websites, calculate cost of flooring for each room and TOTAL cost of flooring for their homes.
Day 3- students pick paint or wall paper for each room in their home.
OPTIONAL EXTRA- students who finish can go on and buy products for their homes; like beds, couches, lamps, etc