Using real pictures and prices of Halloween favors, decorations, food, games, and tableware, students can create shopping lists and budgets for a class party. A true PBL (Project Based Learning) Activity!
How can I use this product?
You can lead a whole class discussion using the included party catalog and you can even buy the supplies. (I used Party City and Safeway for the product and price information). Or, you can set up a math center for groups, partners, and individuals to figure out the shopping list and budget. I provided different levels, so your beginner groups can work on the shopping list and the other groups can work on the budget. There are also extension ideas and your early finishers can create their own budget for a party at home.
What is included?
1 pdf file with 23 pages
* 3 pages of cover/copyright info/notes/extension ideas
* 7 pages of a full color catalog: favors, games, decorations, tableware, and food (healthy and not healthy choices)
* 7 pages of the same catalog only in grey scale
* 1 Party Supply Planner Instructions for your beginners (or for K-2 grades)
* 1 Party Supply Planner Shopping List
* 1 Class Party Supply Budget Instructions for your nonbeginners (or for 2-4 grades)
* 1 Class Party Supply Budget Form
* 1 My Party Supply Budget Instructions (for early finishers or extension)
* 1 My Party Supply Budget Form
Is this available in a bundle as well?
Not at this time.
Do you have other products that are related?
Please check out all my holiday activities!
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What standards are addressed?
Common Core Standards
CCSS.Math.Content.2.MD.C.8 Solve word problems involving dollar bills, quarters, dimes, nickels, and pennies, using $ and ¢ symbols appropriately.