Are you searching for a budgeting lesson for your students?
Use this lesson to plan to increase your students independent living and math skills through this budgeting activity.
After completing a lesson about budgeting, using a custom-made grocery store flyer, students are asked to plan for a week's worth of meals using a weekly meal planner with the objective of staying within their pre-determined budget. Students will then transfer the food items and the item's prices to a shopping list to determine if they stayed within their budget. A worksheet with follow-up questions is also included within this lesson.
*Lesson can be adapted by using local store flyers or online flyers to generalize skills.
In this lesson, you will find:
-Introductory page with: lesson objective, key vocabulary, essential questions, enduring understandings, and lesson instructions
-Mini lesson with discussion questions
-Weekly Meal Planner
-Budgeting Follow-Up Worksheet
-Custom-Made Grocery Flyer