6.NS.3 and 7.RP.3:
This 23 page document will help students relate decimals and percents to the real-world. Also included is a culminating cooperative activity to help assess student understanding of percents and decimal operations. Check it out!
Page 1 AND 2: Coversheets
Page 3: Kid Friendly Menu (Ethen's Cafe') with prices
Page 4: Lunch at Ethen's Cafe Worksheet. Student selects four items from the menu and writes their own bill. (6.NS.3)
Page 5: Lunch at Ethen's Cafe (With a Friend) worksheet. Student selects four items from the menu for themselves and a friend and then writes out their bill. (6.NS.3)
Page 6: Lunch at Ethen's Cafe (Tax and Tip) worksheet. Student selects four items from the menu, calculates the tax and a tip, and then writes out the bill. They are then asked to determine how much change they will get back if they paid with $100.00 (6.NS.3 & 7.RP.3)
Page 7: Lunch at Ethen's Cafe (Four Customers) worksheet. Students are given orders for four customers, where they must calculate the total for each order and then find a grand total. (6.NS.3)
Page 8: Lunch at Ethen's Cafe (Group Order) worksheet. Students are given a group order of food items, where they must calculate the tax, tip, and grand total. (6.NS.3 & 7.RP.3)
Page 9: Ethen's Cafe (Price Increase) worksheet. Students increase the price of each menu item according to the directions. (7.RP.3)
Page 10: Ethen's Cafe (Price Decrease) worksheet. Students decrease the price of each menu item according to the directions. (7.RP.3)
Page 11: Calculating Sales Tax for Different Cities in the U.S worksheet. Tax rates may differ depending on the city / state in which you reside. Students are instructed to calculate the tax for eleven customers using the specified tax rates. (7.RP.3)
Pages 12-17: Waiter / Waitress Assessment Activity: Students are placed in groups of three and each student takes a turn being the waiter / waitress, they each take two orders and calculate the bill based on the given percentages. This is a fun and challenging culminating activity! Check the preview out to gain more details! (6.NS.3 & 7.RP.3)
Answer Keys provided for pages 7-11 (Answers for the other pages will vary depending on student menu selections).
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