This is a free sample lesson from the product "Donut Delights; 12 Themed Middle School Problem Solving Activities
This includes the first problem solving activity" Donut Delight Coupon Craze" with solutions and accompanying NOW TRY THIS activity.
THE FULL SET INCLUDES:
Lesson Plans and CC standards, Copies of all twelve, activity sheets, Solutions, NOW TRY THIS extension activities for each problem.
Grade Level: Middle School
Time Frame: 5 to 6 - 45 minute classes; if done consecutively. Can be part of a daily review, homework, cooperative activities or centers.
Common Core Standards: 6 RPA, NSA EE & GA; 7 RAP, NS, EE & GA; 8 NS, EE and GA
Note; These activities are intended to review and practice skills and topics as real-world problems. The situations are sequential and subsequent problems require solutions from the previous problems as they follow like a story.In the NOW TRY THIS, students can individualize and personalize their experiences!
Topics covered: central tendency, area, volume and surface area formulas, discount percents, wages, simple interest, operations on decimals, rounding, and bar graphs.
INCLUDES 16 additional "Now Try This" activities include additional activity graphics and worksheets. These activities allow students to customize situations and pose their own questions using the data from their problem solving activities.
• Blank Coupons
• Blank Bar Graphs
• Data Collection Sheets
• 2 write-on donut templates
• Salt Dough Recipe
• Sugar Measurement Label
• Part Planning Sheet
Solutions to extensions are included where applicable.
Additional materials may be required for some of the NOW TRY THIS activities.